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Sergei Aleksandrovich Sokolov

publisher , author

Sergei Sokolov, USSR Author, publisher.

Background

Sokolov, Sergei was born in 1876.

Career

Member of symbolist circles before World War I, owner of the symbolist publishing house Grif, 1903-1913. During World War I, at the front, taken prisoner by the Germans, in POW camps together with Tukhachevskii. During the Civil War, joined the Whites, worked in the propaganda department of Denikin’s army, 1919.

Emigrated, 1920, settled in Paris. Moved to Berlin, 1922, founded the publishing house Mednyi Vsadnik. After the Nazis came to power, fled to France.