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Tolstoy preface of Tsarstvo bozhie vnutri vas

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MS. Russian c. 4

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Single leaf (fol. 3) containing a holograph draft by Tolstoy of the preface of Tsarstvo bozhie vnutri vas (first published Berlin, 1894), with (fol. 3v) fragment of an unidentified work, in the hand of an amanuensis, with corrections in Tolstoy's hand.

Dates

  • 19th century

Extent

7 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Russian c. 4, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Russian c. 4

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17437

Overview

Holograph draft by Tolstoy of the preface of 'Tsarstvo bozhie vnutri vas' and fragment of an unidentified work.

Biographical / Historical

Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910) was a Russian writer and composer.

Custodial History

Given by Tolstoy to W. B. Steveni, 1893 (fols. 4-6, note by Steveni about the gift); given by Steveni to his nephew E. H. Kennington, 1936.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Kennington, 1939.
Title
Holograph draft by Tolstoy of the preface of 'Tsarstvo bozhie vnutri vas' and fragment of an unidentified work
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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