Vladimir Alexandrov( Vologda ethnographer)
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Biography Vladimir Alexandrov
He owns two articles: "Vologda Wedding" ( "Library for Reading", . 1863, . 5 and 6) and "rustic gaiety in the Vologda district" ( "Contemporary" 1864, . N 7), . entering into a detailed description of all the rites and songs, . accompanying peasant wedding in Vologda,
. The same material they laid the basis for the dramatic paintings of peasant life, published in the "Dawn" in 1871 (N 6) under the title "Slavnuki". In this drama, the author conveys the idea of the corrosive nature of urban civilization on the peasant life.