Th e article deals with one episode from the A. T. Bolotov’s memoirs, dating back to the time of his stay in Königsberg during the Seven Years War. Comparison of archival sources (funds of the Königsberg Chancellory and the Secret Chancellory in RGADA) with the Bolotov’s story allows to confi rm the high degree of his memoirs’ authenticity and at the same time to demonstrate Bolotov’s literary adaptation’s technique and high level of his literary skill.
|Translated title of the contribution||“History of the Earl Gröben” in A. T. Bolotov’s Memoirs: Historical Context and Literary Adaptation|
|Journal||Литературная культура России XVIII века|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 2019|
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