Classification – name: Literary studies
Format: Hardback
Dimensions: 60 х 90 1/16
Pages: 272
Publisher: A.M. Gorky Institute of World Literature of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IWL RAS Publ.)
Rights – description: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 (СС BY-ND)
Rights – URL: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/
Language of the publication: Russian
Type of document: Monograph
Funder: Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR)
Funder – grant number: 21-112-00004
DOI: https://www.doi.org/10.22455/978-5-9208-0654-3
ISBN: 978-5-9208-0654-3
Year of publication: 2021
Date of publication: 09.09.2021
Place of publication: Moscow

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Author: Mikhail Yu. Ljustrov
Mikhail Yu. Ljustrov. Ludvig Holberg and Russo-Scandinavian Literary Relations in the 18th Century. Мoscow, IWL RAS Publ., 2021. 272 p.

About the author:

Mikhail Yu. Ljustrov. DSc in Philology, Head ofOld Slavic Literatures Department, A.M. Gorky Institute of World Literature of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Povarskaya 25 a, 121069 Moscow, Russia

Acknowledgments: The reported study was funded by RFBR, project number 21-112-00004, Not for Sale

Keywords: Ludvig Holberg, Russo-Scandinavian literary relations in 18th Cent.,dramaturgy, moral teaching, Russian history.
Abstract:

The study deals with the reception of the works by a Danish classic writer, comedyThe study deals with the reception of the works by a Danish classic writer, comedydramatist, fabulist, poet, novelist, historian and moralist Ludvig Holberg in Russia ofthe 18th century focusing on the writings translated into Russian from the German,Latin and Danish — or untranslated yet containing information about Russia, its monarchs and history. The author addresses Holberg`s works within the context of the Russian-Scandinavian literary relations, for this purpose involving works of Danish and Swedish authors of the 17th–18th cs., in one way or another linked with the subject under study.The book is addressed to Slavic scholars, university professors, graduate students and students of philology.