Valerii Bezzubov papers

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Biographical articles concerning V.I. Bezzubov; (2) Substantial archive of letters to V.I. Bezzubov, chiefly on the subject of Leonid Andreev, from many Estonian and Russian correspondents between 1954 and 1991; (3) Several photographs of V.I. Bezzubov and others, possibly ca. 1990; and (4) Miscellaneous Russian conference and theatre programmes, ca. 1959-1985.

Administrative / Biographical History

Valerii Ivanovich Bezzubov (1929-1991) was a Russian literature lecturer at Tartu University in Estonia and a specialist on Leonid Andreev.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The gift of Alla Rait, October 1994 and January and April 1995.


In Estonian and Russian.

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the LRA online catalogue