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Evgenii Ivanovich Zamiatin Papers, 1914-1962

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Zami︠a︡tin
Bib ID 4078271 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Zami︠a︡tin, Evgeniĭ Ivanovich, 1884-1937 ; Fedin, Konstantin, 1892-1977 ; Grigorʹev, Boris, 1886-1939 ; Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 ; DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959 ; Maurois, Andre, 1885-1967 ; Remizov, Alekseĭ, 1877-1957
Title Evgenii Ivanovich Zamiatin Papers, 1914-1962
Physical Description 630 items (5 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/ldpd_bak_4078271.pdf
Access

This collection is located on-site.

Description

Summary

Papers of E.I. Zami︠a︡tin. The papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, notes, and clippings. There are 9 letters by Konstantin Fedin, 3 by Boris Grigorév, and 1 or 2 each by Henri Barbusse, Cecil B. DeMille, Andrʹe Maurois, Alekseĭ Remizov, and Zami︠a︡tin himself. The manuscripts are chiefly brief or fragmentary works, including film scenarios, summaries of plays, essays, lectures, notes, and fragments. Longer works include the "Afrikanskiĭ gost́" lectures on prose given in 1920, and the posthumously published novel "Bich bozhiĭ" and "Lit︠s︡a". Also included are clippings on Zami︠a︡tin, chiefly from Soviet, Czech, French and Russian emigre periodicals, also transcripts of selected correspondence and manuscripts in the collection.

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This collection is located on-site.

Existence and Location of Copies

Boxes 1-3 on microfilm.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

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Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1956.

Papers Processed 04/--/81.

transcripts processed ejs 06/30/89.

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