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Schmitz, Leonhardlocked

(1807–1890)
  • Rosemary Ashton

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Schmitz, Leonhard (1807–1890), classical scholar and author, was born at Eupen, near Aix-la-Chapelle, France, on 6 March 1807. Schmitz, who lost his right arm in a childhood accident, was educated at the Gymnasium at Aix-la-Chapelle, then took a scholarship to the University of Bonn...

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