« Barth, Jacob Barth, Marie Étienne Auguste Bartholomew »

Barth, Marie Étienne Auguste

BARTH, MARIE ÉTIENNE AUGUSTE: French Lutheran; b. at Strasburg Mar. 22, 1834. He was educated at the Collège Royal and the academy of his native city, being graduated from the latter in 1855. From 1856 to 1861 he was professor of rhetoric and philosophy at the college of Buchsweiler, Alsace, but has since lived as a private scholar in Paris. He is a chevalier of the Legion of Honor, a grand officer of the Royal Order of Cambodia, 493 493 and a Commander of the Dragon of Annam. He is a member of learned societies in France, Holland, Russia, Great Britain, and the United States, and in addition to numerous contributions to Oriental and scientific periodicals in France, has written Les Religions de l’Inde (Paris, 1879; Eng. transl., The Religions of India, by J. Wood, London, 1882); Inscriptions sanscrites du Cambodge (Paris, 1885); and Inscriptions sanscrites du Cambodge et de Campu (1894).

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