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Petr Dmitrievich Boborykin

Petr Boborykin, USSR Writer.

Background

  • Boborykin, Petr was born on August 27, 1836 in Nizhnii Novgorod (now Gorkii).

  • Education

    • Studied at Kazan’ and Derpt universities.

    Career

    • Editor and publisher of the magazine Biblioteka dlia chtenia in the 1860s. From the 1890s lived mainly abroad. Chronicler of literary, political and society life for half a century.

      Extremely prolific writer of novels, sociological sketches, and memoirs. His 12-volume collected works were published in Petersburg, 1897.
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    Born August 27, 1836
    Died August 12, 1921
    (aged 84)
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