VAGILEVICH Ivan( Ruthenian-Polish writer)
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Biography VAGILEVICH Ivan
Born in 1811, died in 1866, the son of the Uniate priest, completed his studies at the philosophical and theological faculty of the Lviv University. In 1837, Mr.. He participated in "Dnestrovaya Mermaid", printed in Cyrillic. This, and similarly its relations with Safarik, and once expressed an approving opinion about the enemy of the union, Lvov Bishop Gideon Balabanov, were the cause of the terrible persecution Vagilevicha Uniate clergy and the government. Vagilevich long time could not get any seats, but in 1845, thanks to intensified efforts of friends, he was allowed to become a priest and gave him a small parish. In 1848, Mr.. he began to publish "Dnewnik ruski". After the suppression of the Hungarian uprising, when the Bach system, Vagilevich again subjected to persecution. Then he moved to evangelical religion, and in 1851. received a place in the library Ossolinska, but stayed in it a year, then spent several years in at the editorial offices of the Polish newspapers, and finally in 1863. appointed archivist. Full suffering life Vagilevicha not passed, however, without a trace. He helped a lot of awakening of national consciousness among the Russian-Galician people, he collected folk stories and fairy tales, and wrote articles on the ethnography, . Czech translation Safarik and printed in the "Bohemian Museum" (1838 - 41), in Polish, he published: "Gramatyka jezyka maloruskiego" (1845) and many articles in "Bibljoteka Warszawski" (1841), . Library Journal Ossolinska (1843 - 44) and others,
. Most of the works Vagilevicha remained in manuscript, for example: "Demonologia slowianska", "Slownik jezyka ruskiego na Rusi halickiej", "Zbior dyplomatow w jez. ruskim "etc.. Wed. biography Vagilevicha in Kiev Antiquities "(1883).