GENNADY Grigoriy( Prominent Russian bibliographer)
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Biography GENNADY Grigoriy
(18.III.1826, St. Petersburg - 26.II.1880, St. Petersburg)
. Author of many bibliographical works on the geography, ethnography, statistics, history, archeology, local history, the history of Russian literature, on the works of some Russian writers (first bibliographer A.S
. Pushkin, NV. Gogol). Major works of G.: a three-volume "Dictionary Help on Russian writers and scientists, . died in HYIII-nineteenth century and the list of Russian books from 1725 to 1825. "(Berlin - Moscow, . 1876-1908, vol.4 remained in manuscript), "Russian Literature Bibliography" (St. Petersburg, . 1858), "Index of anonymous books, etc.,
. Life T
. closely related to Smolensk. He spent his childhood in the hamlet Yushin Sychevskii County, which was the center of the vast estate of his father. Primary T. received in the district school in g.Sychevke. Then he studied in Moscow and St. Petersburg University. In 1851, Mr.. After a short stint in the Metropolitan Chamber of state properties returned to Yushin. He was honorary superintendent Sychevskii district school, founded the library at the school, he was its catalog. Since May 1861,. December 1863. served as a peace mediator in Sychevskii County, then worked in the zemstvo. In total, Mr.. Yushin lived in about 15 years.
Lit.: Ivask U.G. Grigoriy Gennady (review of the life and works). - M., 1913; Gennady Grigory / / Russian Biographical Dictionary. - T. GATT-Gerbel. - M., 1914; Zdobnov NV. History of Russian bibliography to the early twentieth century. - M., 1955.