He did not stop to criticize as a philologist, and ignored the miraculous.
846), who in like manner was chiefly famous as a philologist, and who wrote about ancient poems and battles.
As a Hebrew philologist he holds high rank; and as a constructive critic he is remarkable for acuteness a.nd sagacity.
His elder brother, Arsene Darmesteter (1846-1888), was a distinguished philologist and man of letters.
The want of books and scientific apparatus at Cassel induced him to resort frequently to Gottingen, where he became betrothed to Therese Heyne, the daughter of the illustrious philologist, a clever and cultivated woman, but illsuited to be Forster's wife.