Frederic de Forest Allen
Frederic de Forest Allen (1844–1897) was an American classical scholar.
|Frederic de Forest Allen|
|Born||25 May 1844 |
|Died||4 August 1897 (aged 53)|
Allen taught Greek and Latin at the University of Tennessee from 1866 to 1868. He attended the University of Leipzig in Germany from 1868 to 1870, where his thesis supervisor was Georg Curtius. He earned his Ph.D. there with his thesis De Dialecto Locrensium.
- Remnants of Early Latin, (1880)
- A revision of Hadley's Greek Grammar, (second edition, 1886)
- Greek Versification in Inscriptions (1888)
- Æschylus: The Prometheus Bound and the Fragments of the Prometheus Unbound (1897)
- Becker, Anja (November 2008). "Southern Academic Ambitions Meet German Scholarship: The Leipzig Networks of Vanderbilt University's James H. Kirkland in the Late Nineteenth Century". The Journal of Southern History. 74 (4): 861. JSTOR 27650317.
- edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1906). The New International Encyclopaedia. Dodd, Mead and company. p. 367.
- "DEATH LIST OF A DAY.; Frederick De Forest Allen". The New York Times. August 6, 1897. Retrieved 6 January 2009.