Article 1111

Title of the article

FRENCH BOOKS IN PRIVATE COLLECTIONS IN THE FIRST QUARTER OF THE 18TH CENTURY IN RUSSIA 

Authors

Tokmakova Tatyana Nikolaevna, Postgraduate student, Orel State University, tanya-nik-90@mail.ru

Index UDK

 94 (47) 05: 027.1

Abstract

The article is devoted to investigating the problem of French-Russian cultural relations in the first quarter of the eighteenth century. In particular, the problem of perception of French literature by metropolitan nobility. Revealing of bookish culture peculiarities in the article is based on examining and analyzing private book collections of the emperor, Peter the Great, and a number of outstanding public figures of the Peter’s epoch. The article is based on archive documents (including unpublished) and autobiographical historical sources.

Key words

private book collection, Gallo mania, French culture, Russian nobility, bookish fashion, the Peter’s epoch.

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