Leonid Zurov papers

Archive Collection
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  • 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
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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)