George Sergey( famous Russian sinologist)
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Biography George Sergey
(1851 - 93). Place from the clergy. He graduated from the historical-philological faculty of Moscow University, but also roused the lectures of Professor PO Box. Petrova interest in exploring the East prompted George to enter the Faculty of Oriental Languages Petersburg University. Upon its completion, he spent two years in China, and then defended his master's thesis, lectured on Chinese literature, from 1890. as professor. The principal works of St. George: "The first period of Chinese history" (St. Petersburg, 1885, letter.) "Principles of life in China" (St. Petersburg, 1888), "The root of Chinese language and t. E "(St. Petersburg, 1888)," Analysis of the hieroglyphic writing of Chinese and t. E "(St. Petersburg, 1889)," The importance of learning Chinese "(St. Petersburg, 1890);" Mythical beliefs and myths of Chinese "(1892). Feature the works of St. George is a lively enthusiasm for China, its civilization and the principles of life that often gave rise to the charge of St. George in the excessive worship of China, the excessive idealization of his. Obituary cm. "Journal of the Ministry of National Education, Part 289.