Who saved Red Riding Hood? More editions of fairy tales S. Perrault


Who saved Red Riding Hood? More editions of fairy tales S. PerraultAlthough the Russians for the first time were able to read in their native language fairy tale by Charles Perrault, only in 1768 - when the soul of the author has long left the mortal earth - we need a story after all from that. Russian translation of a collection called "Tales of ...
 

Why Saltykov-Shchedrin compared censorship with "muzzle the dog"? Part 1


Why Saltykov-Shchedrin compared censorship with "muzzle the dog"? Part 1In the late 19 th century members of the Imperial Public Library found a document unknown to them. It was called the "Register of Works" free Russian printing ". He was kept in a locked box. At that time led the library ...
 

Whose feet imprinted battle-painter? The scandal at the exhibition


Whose feet imprinted battle-painter? The scandal at the exhibitionAs an artist and an officer became the center of a scandal in the hall "Passage" at the St. Petersburg exhibition - we know from the newspapers. Nevertheless, the story recall, with different variations in attitudes towards it - from the playful to the indignant. Narkiz N. Bunin ...
 

Why Saltykov-Shchedrin compared censorship with "muzzle the dog"? Part 2


Why Saltykov-Shchedrin compared censorship with "muzzle the dog"? Part 2Censors during the long history of mankind fought with "harmful" ideas. Particularly strong interest in this structure appeared in power since the beginning of printing and publishing newspapers. At different times and in different countries that abolished censorship, then ...
 

Who is she - Black Lady Niasvizh castle?


Who is she - Black Lady Niasvizh castle?It is called the Belarusian medieval Juliet, Helen of the Middle Ages. Belarusian writer and historian of the XIX century, Vladislav Syrokomlya wrote that her life "... more sorrowful than the history of the famous martyrs crowned Anne Boleyn, ...
 

Why Saltykov-Shchedrin compared censorship with "muzzle the dog"? Part 3


Why Saltykov-Shchedrin compared censorship with "muzzle the dog"? Part 3One of the articles Lunacharsky, People's Commissar of Education, wrote: "Censorship? How awful! But no less dreadful words: prison, a bayonet, the state ... Censorship only feature ordering socialist life ... "In 1930, the censors finally ...
 

Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ...»? Part 1


Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ...»? Part 1Sheet of paper with the parting line Yesenin, written in blood, brought to the Hotel Angleterre December 28, 1925 by his friend, the poet of twenty-Wolf Erlich and explained how he had found. However, the investigator did not use it ...
 

Who was the prototype of the ghosts of the "Black Castle Olshansky?


Who was the prototype of the ghosts of the "Black Castle Olshansky?Black Castle Olshansky. Month dives into the darkness tuchah.Bashni vague dreams of the past dremuchem.Slushayut chilly wind, howling in the distant plains, Listening, as the tooth aspen tremble with fear. Y, as dead and quiet! Darkness, as in ...
 

Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ...»? Part 2


Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ...»? Part 2In May last year of his life Yesenin seriously ill in Baku - about twenty days in hospital. Recovered and was about to fly to Tehran by plane and came to say goodbye to Kachalov - at this time he was there on tour ....
 

Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ..."? Part 3


Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ..."? Part 3Galina Benislavskuyu Yesenin called a true friend and a "real zabotnitsey. He wrote to her for eight months before his death at the Hotel Angleterre: "Gal, dear! I repeat to you that you are very, very dear to me. Yes, and you yourself know that without your ...
 

Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ...»? Part 4


Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ...»? Part 4To my friends Yesenin treated carefully and thoughtfully: could pay half the fee the patient to someone on treatment. He seemed to take to heart the philosophy of the ancient Greek Democritus: "That unworthy to live who do not have a good friend." And friends ...
 

Why M-16 rifle for over 40 years serving in the U.S. Army?


Why M-16 rifle for over 40 years serving in the U.S. Army?Probably because nothing better is not there. This catchy profile can not be mixed up with nothing. That is why armed U.S. Army on Feb. 8, 1964, automatic rifle M-16 still carries its arduous duties, not only in ...
 

Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ..."? Part 5


Who said good-bye Yesenin in his poem "Good-bye, my friend ..."? Part 5Before the fateful trip to Leningrad had no time Yesenin see and say goodbye to a true friend of the last year of his short life, the renowned artist MAT Kachalov (Shverubovichem), which had been baked onto the entire heart. They became friends in ...
 

Who is Shizgara?


Who is Shizgara?If the Soviet music lover ask what "Shizgara", he confidently say that this song, song of SHOCKING BLUE. And nothing that such a word in the title nor the lyrics actually do not. "Shizgara" - this is the auditory illusion, distorted ...
 

Why not dream of our philosophy?


Why not dream of our philosophy?In 1600, in Rome, was burned at the stake of Giordano Bruno. A renowned scholar, philosopher and freethinker aroused indignation of all the authority of the Church - and Catholics and Protestants. In Elizabethan England it was no more welcome than in ...