Lev Tolstoi papers

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Copy letter from Charles Salomon to S. L. and T. L. Tolstoi, 1922, with a note by Serge Tolstoi; (2) Dorothy Galton, "Tolstoi and Beekeeping" (tape-recording); (3) L. N. Tolstoi text extract about bees; (4) Special Tolstoi issue of Solntse Rossii, St. Petersburg, no. 53, November 1911; (5) Miniature edition of L. N. Tolstoi, Tri medvedia, illustrated by V. Trubkovich; (6) Picture postcard of L. N. Tolstoi and V. G. Chertkov, 1909; (7) L. N. Tolstoi: Sto piat'desiat let so dnia rozhdeniia: Kalendar, Moscow, 1977

Administrative / Biographical History

Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoi (1828-1910), Russian novelist

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Serge Tolstoi, June 1984; Dorothy Galton, December 1984; Paul Valois, July 1985; Colin Johnson, June 1988; Anna Garrett, March 1988


In English, French, Russian

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the Leeds Russian Archive online catalogue http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/lra/index.htm