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Sprenger, Aloys Ignatz Christophlocked

(1813–1893)
  • Stephan Procházka

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Sprenger, Aloys Ignatz Christoph (1813–1893), orientalist, was born on 3 September 1813 at 3/4 Nassereith, Tyrol, Austria, the ninth of ten children of Christoph Sprenger (1760–1835), collector of customs and storekeeper, and his wife, Theresia (1772–1850), daughter of Johann Dietrich, butcher, and his wife, ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)