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Drafts of Russian Memoirs by a Member of the Naradnaya Volya Party

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Various drafts of the anonymous memoirs, in Russian, of a member of the Narodnaya Volya party, discussing the author's life in Yaroslavl', his imprisonment in Moscow and St. Petersburg and his exile in Siberia in 1887-91.

Dates

  • [c. 1880-91]

Extent

0.16 Linear metres (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • Russian

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Russian d. 2, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Russian d. 2, e. 2-8

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13443

Abstract

Drafts of Russian Memoirs by a Member of the Naradnaya Volya Party.

Biographical / Historical

The Narodnaya Volya party was a 19th-century Russian revolutionary organization that attempted to force political reform though terrorist activities.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The memoirs were given to the Library anonymously in 1912.
Title
Drafts of Russian Memoirs by a Member of the Naradnaya Volya Party
Status
Completed
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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