(Venice, 1 543); Trojanus Curtius published the two books on Floating Bodies in 1565 after Tartaglia's death; Frederic Cornmandine edited the Aldine edition of 1558, 4to, which contains Circuli Dimensio, De Lineis Spiralibus, Quadratura Paraboles, De Conoidibus et Spheroidibus, and De numero Arenae; and in 1565 the same mathematician published the two books De its quae vehuntur in aqua.
Curtius (1856-1890) that the Ionians originated in Asia Minor and spread thence through the Cyclades to Euboea and Attica deserts ancient tradition on linguistic and ethnological grounds of doubtful value.
Curtius, Die Ionier vor der ionischen Wanderung (Berlin, 1855), and papers in Gott.
Curtius, Studien Z.
Curtius places the original Prytaneum south of the Acropolis in the Old Agora, speaks of a second identical with the Tholos in the Cerameicus, and regards that of Pausanius as a building of Roman times (Stadtgeschichte, p. 302).
Curtius, Attische Studien, and an article by Scholl (Hermes, v.
"Curtius" in Pauly-Wissowa, col.
(c. 20 B.C.), the work of Quintus Curtius (c. A.D.
Schwartz, articles "Aristobulos (14)," "Arrianus," "Quintus Curtius," "Diodorus" in Pauly-Wissowa's Realencyclopadie.
Quintus Curtius was largely used for the Alexandreis (c. 1180) of Gaultier de Lille or de Chatillon (Galtherus ab Insulis or de Castellione).
He also published commentaries on portions of Cicero (especially the De finibus), on Ausonius, Juvenal, Curtius Rufus, and other classical authors.
He is best known for his famous supplements to Quintus Curtius and Livy, containing the missing books written by himself.
He also published critical editions of Curtius and Florus.
In January 1756 he says: " I determined to read over the Latin authors in order, and read this year Virgil, Sallust, Livy, Velleius Paterculus, Valerius Maximus, Tacitus, Suetonius, Quintus Curtius, Justin, Florus, Plautus, Terence and Lucretius.
Curtius, Peloponnesos, ii.
Quintus Curtius iv.
R; Quintus Curtius viii.
Curtius, alone harmonizes with the statement of Herodotus (vi.
To the " Pelasgic " era may perhaps be referred (with Curtius and MilchhSfer) the immense double terrace on the north-eastern Pnyx.
High, approached on either side by a flight of steps leading to the top; this block, which Curtius supposes to have been the primitive altar of Zeus "T ' w ros, may be safely identified with the orators' bema, 6 X Wos Ev 7-?7 IIUKvL (Aristoph.
This neighbourhood was held by Curtius to have been the site of the primeval rock city, Kpavaa 7roXcs (Aristoph.
Curtius and J.
The widely-received view of Curtius that it ran to Cape Kolias (now Old Phalerum) on the east of the Phaleric bay is not accepted by recent topographers.
The building has been supposed by Curtius, Wachsmuth and others to be the Heracleum in Melite, but its identification with the temple of Hephaestus and Athena seen in this neighbourhood by Pausanias (i.
Curtius and A.
29; Expedition de la Moree, ii.; Curtius, Peloponnesus, ii.; Transactions of Roy.
Curtius, Peloponnesos (Gotha, 1852), ii.
Curtius, Ber., 1884, 17, p. 1662), and by heating benzamide with monochloracetic acid.
Its ethyl ester reacts with hydrazine to form hippuryl hydrazine, C,H 5 CO NH CH 2 CO NH NH 2, which was used by Curtius for the preparation of azoimide.
ERNST CURTIUS (1814-1896), German archaeologist and historian, was born at Lubeck on the 2nd of September 1814.
Curtius then became Otfried Miller's companion in his exploration of the Peloponnese, and on Miller's death in 1840 returned to Germany.
After holding a professorship at GÃ¶ttingen and undertaking a further journey to Greece in 1862, Curtius was appointed (in 1863) ordinary professor at Berlin.
Curtius died at Berlin on the IIth of July 1896.
The most important are: Die Akropolis von Athen (1844); Naxos (1846); Peloponnesos, eine historisch-geographische Beschreibung der Halbinsel (1851); Olympia (1852); Die lonier vor der ionischen Wanderung (1855); Attische Studien (1862-1865); Ephesos (1874); Die Ausgrabungen zu Olympia (1877, &c.); Olympia and Umgegend (edited by Curtius and F.
Gurlitt, Erinnerungen an Ernst Curtius (Berlin, 1902); see also article by O.
Curtius (1903); T.
Hodgkin, Ernest Curtius (1905).
His brother, Georg Curtius (1820-1885), philologist, was born at Lubeck on the 16th of April 1820.
From 1878 till his death Curtius was general editor of the Leipziger Studien zur classischen Philologie.
Opuscula of Georg Curtius were edited after his death by E.
Curtius, Ber., 18 94, 2 7, p. 779; 1896, 29, p. 1166), N2H4ï¿½H20 HONO Rï¿½Cooh-Rï¿½COOR' -- Rï¿½CONHï¿½NH 2 - > acid ester hydrazide C 2 H50H HCI R.
1 -4; Curtius, Peloponnesos (Gotha, 1851), ii.
Curtius, Peloponnesos (Gotha, 1851), i.
576, 585; Quintus Curtius v.
He here urges that the foundation of all true learning is a " sound and thorough knowledge of Latin," and draws up a course of reading, in which history is represented by Livy, Sallust, Curtius, and Caesar; oratory by Cicero; and poetry by Virgil.
Among the Latin authors studied were Virgil and Lucan, with selections from Horace, Ovid and Juvenal, besides Cicero and Quintilian, Sallust and Curtius, Caesar and Livy.
Droysen, Max Duncker, Ernst Curtius, Arnold Schafer and Adolf Holm; Greek antiquities that of M.