See also:born at Bleicherode near
See also:Nordhausen on the 2nd of
See also:November 1838 . He studied at
See also:Jena, where he became extraordinary
See also:professor in 1869 . Subsequently he was ordinaryprofessor of philosophy at
See also:Tubingen, and in 1873 professor of
See also:theology at
See also:Giessen . From 1875 till his
See also:death he was professor of theology of
See also:Heidelberg . In the course of his researches he made several journeys in the East . Among his many
See also:works are: Grammatica syriaca (1867–1870); Vocabulary of the
See also:Tigre language (1868); Das Gedicht vom Hiob (1871); Die Prophetic
See also:des Joel and ihre Ausleger (1879); Die Saadjanische Ubersetzung der Hohenlieder ins Arabische (1882); Chrestomathia targuynica (1888) ; Historia artis grammaticae aped Syros (1889); Ein samaritanisches Fragment (1893); Idee and Grundlinien einer allgemeiner Geschichte der Mystik (1893) . Merx devoted much of his later
See also:research to the elucidation of the Sinaitic
See also:palimpsest discovered in 1892 by Mrs
See also:Lewis (see BIBLE, iv . 321, ad fin.), the results being embodied in Die vier kanonischen Evangelien nach ihrem altestes bekannten Texte (1897–1905) . His last
See also:work was an edition of the books of Moses and
See also:Joshua . He died at Heidelberg on the 6th of
See also:August 1909 .
GEORGE MEREDITH (1828-1908)
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