Contents

Editor’s Foreword 

MEMOIRS. LETTERS. DIARIES

Alexander Sobolev. From Mikhail Gershenzon’s Diary 

Nikolay Bogomolov. Letters of Zinaida Gippius to Alexander Tiniakov 

FROM THE LITERARY HERITAGE

M.V. Efimov. D.P. Svyatopolk-Mirsky’s Articles and Reviews in “Slavische Rundschau” (1929–1932) 

D.P. Svyatopolk-Mirsky. Articles and Reviews. Translated from German by Tatiana V. Marchenko 

T.V. Marchenko. Rossica in “Slavische Rundschau” 

LITERARY GROUPS AND SOCIETIES

S. Panov. From the Literary Correspondence of “Arzamas” 

Dmitriy Ivinskiy. Viazemskiy and “Arzamas”: From the Notes to A. Pushkin’s Letters 

NOTES. MATERIALS

V.A. Koshelev. The Paradox of Bibris

Alexander Feduta. Mikhail Orlov’s Unnoticed Confession: On the Probable Addressee of Pushkin’s Epigram “They Said Once to a Tsar…” 

A.V. Koshelev. «Barbara Is My Aunt, but Truth Is My Sister»: Laurence Sterne’s Saying in Russian Literature

A.I. Reitblat. Bulgarin and Others. 1. Bulgarin’s Recollections of the Writers (from “Severnaya Pchela”) 

E.N. Stroganova. Elizaveta Salias De Tournemire on Leo Tolstoy 

Mikhail Stroganov. Textual History of Spiridon Drozhzhin’s Poem “Homeland” 

Nikolay Bogomolov, Alexander Sobolev. “The Cherished Monogram”: On Elizabeth Overbeck’s Biography 

Mikhail Koukin, Oleg Lekmanov. On the Six Lines from Osip Mandelstam

Oleg Korostelev. “Vesty iz Passy”: Vera Bunina’s Handwritten Newspaper

FORUM

Sergey I. Nikolayev. On a Philological Method. Notes on a Matter of Current Interest 

ON THE HISTORY OF ACADEMIC LIFE

P.A. Druzhinin. Faculty of Philology, Moscow State University in 1949. Selected Materials 

IN MEMORIAM

Alexander Sergeevich Yanushkevich