Manzhura Ivan Ivanovich( Ukrainian poet and ethnographer)
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Biography Manzhura Ivan Ivanovich
(1851 - 1893). He studied at the Kharkov Veterinary Institute, where he was removed. Settling in Ekaterinoslav province, he was in the beginning of 1870 more than 2 years of wandering in the province with the aim of ethnographic. Many records Manzhura included in the "Little-Russian Collection of legends", the publication edited Dragomanova and in the Kiev Antiquities ". More recent entries tales included in the II and VI of the volume "Compendium of the Kharkiv Historical-Philological Society. Of particular value is the "storybook" Manchuria, printed in II T. "Compendium of History and Philology of the Kharkov society". "Collection of Little-Russian songs" - historical, family and festivities - is stored in the manuscript in the archives of the Kharkiv Historical-Philological Society. Small articles, mostly domestic and ethnographic nature Manzhura Ekaterinoslav placed in the newspapers: "Provincial Gazette", "Dnipro", "Steppe" and "Jubilee Newssheet". Manzhura was a talented poet, AA. Potebnya issued in 1889. a small collection of poems Manzhura: "Stepova spivy ta Thoughts. Several other poems published H. Sumtsova in Kiev Antiquities "(1893, October). Poems Manzhura embody true descriptions of Ukrainian nature and peasant life. Their tongue is a strong and expressive. In many poems reflected a homeless, wandering life Manchuria.