Leonid Zurov papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 1068
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English Russian French German
  • Physical Description
      5308 items, manuscript, typescript, photocopies, notebooks, photographs, and printed Includes framed picture, photographic glass negatives, wallets, fountain pens, medallions, key, cigarette lighter, and typewriter

Scope and Content

Comprises the personal and literary papers, correspondence, photographs, personal possessions, and books of Leonid Zurov; also, a small group of Il'ia Titov papers

Administrative / Biographical History

Leonid Fedorovich Zurov (1902-1971) was a Russian writer from Latvia and a member of the post-revolutionary Russian migr community in France

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Militsa Greene, 1983-1991


In Russian, English, French, German

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the published catalogue: Anthony J Heywood, Catalogue of the I. A. Bunin, V. N. Bunina, L. F. Zurov and E. M. Lopatina Collections, edited by Richard D. Davies, with the assistance of Daniel Riniker (Leeds: Leeds University Press, 2000)