Nicolaas van Wijk (1880-1941): Slavist, linguist, philanthropist (Studies in Slavic and General Linguistics 31)

Author: Jan Paul Hinrichs
Type: eBook
Date Released: 2006
Format: pdf
Language: English
Page Count: 341
Isbn10 Code: 9042020237
Isbn13 Code: 9781423791119

Review "This biography contains rich material for anyone interested in how the Slavic field was organized in Europe during the first four decades of the twentieth century, but there's also much information of broader interest. ... Hinrichs has done an excellent job of pulling together the material for this book." --Slavic and East European Journal, 52.2 (Summer 2008) About the Author Jan Paul Hinrichs (The Hague, 1956) studied Slavic languages and literature in Leiden and in Sofia. He is currently the Slavic librarian in the Leiden University Library. His book publications include Russian Poetry and Literary Life in Harbin and Shanghai, 1930-1950. The Memoirs of Valerij Perelesin (Rodopi, 1987), Verbannte Muse. Zehn Essays