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4th quarter 2016

30 Dec 2016 New letters by Ivan Franko

We continue to publish Ivan Franko's correspondence. Today –next five letters of 1886.

Is still no crumbs goodwill you does not see in "Dawn"? Do again only mastodons in Ukraine and Galicia read it? (Feb 10, 1886. To M. P. Dragomanov)

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28 Dec 2016 New translations

In the section «Translations» we continue publishing of the cycle "History of ancient Roma" (1915 – 1916). Today – next 10 verses, including "Adventure in August in his infant age [approx. 60 BC]."

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26 Dec 2016 New review

We publish review "George Maspero. History of ancient Eastern nations" (1905).

This textbook is a translation very good textbook by famous French Egyptologist Georges Maspero, made from the latest French edition, published in 1904.

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24 Dec 2016 New publicistic article

In the section "Publicistics" published article "Momzen and Slavs" (1904).

From the interpretation of the deeper sources will depend on our judgment of the man: can he be considered fair, though in the case of false danim informed, or we should turn away from him in our souls.

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22 Dec 2016 New article on history

Section "History" is replenished with article "Alphabet War in Galicia in 1859" (1913).

2. Alphabet dispute 1833 – 1835 / 3. The achievements of the revolution in 1848 and the strong years (1849 – 1859) / 4. Joseph Irechek brochure / 5. Case Holovatsky and project Goluchowski.

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20 Dec 2016 New memorable place of Ivan Franko

Place of house number 7 on the Glyboka street in Lviv. Here Franko and his family lived in 1893 – 1896 years, here had situated the editorial board of his magazine «Life and word.» The gallery of I. Franko's memorable places is replenished with photo place of house in Lviv (1893 – 1896).

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18 Dec 2016 New article on history of literature

In the section "History of literature" published an appeal "Courteous request" (1895).

In these four volumes I hope to exhaust that supply of translates apocryphal literature, which rotates among south-Rus’ public and have preserved in south-Rus’, especially in Red-Rus’ manuscripts.

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16 Dec 2016 New short story

In the «Prose» section we publish short story "Boris Grab" (1890).

And since he can get nice guy! – He said as if to himself, but that whole class hear; and Boris hear too. His heart flutter some joy.

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14 Dec 2016 New verses

We publish poetry of Ivan Franko, not included in his collections. Today – works of 1888.

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12 Dec 2016 New edition of Ivan Franko

Title page of I.Franko's work «Ivan Vyshensky and his works» (Lviv, 1895) The gallery of I. Franko's autographs and editions is replenished with title page of I.Franko's work «Ivan Vyshensky and his works» (Lviv, 1895).

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10 Dec 2016 New letters by Ivan Franko

We continue to publish Ivan Franko's correspondence. Today –next five letters of 1886.

We obviously want to give easement for Ukrainians, want what we can, to help their struggle, we wish to make of "Dawn" all-Ukrainian body of thinks and works. (Jan 18, 1886. To B. D. Grinchenko)

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8 Dec 2016 New translations

In the section «Translations» we continue publishing of the cycle "History of ancient Roma" (1915 – 1916). Today – next 10 verses, including "Funny tribunes [98 BC]."

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5 Dec 2016 New dramatic fragment

We publish dramatic fragment "Christians in Rome" (1896).

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4 Dec 2016 New publicistic article

In the section "Publicistics" published article "People’s feast" (1897).

Another overwhelming anniversary falls in 1898. Actually that year has passed 100 years, as in the Russia appeared first book, written by our folk language – the first of the "Aeneid" Kotlyarevsky.

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2 Dec 2016 New article on history

Section "History" is replenished with article "To the Galician-Ruthenian bibliography 1848 – 1849" (1898).

With the hope to publish in journals of our society since all papers which may throw some light on the history of our country, we are submitting the news of some printing.

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30 Nov 2016 New memorable place of Ivan Franko

In the Vienna University Ivan Franko in 1892 – 1893 years attended lectures by Vatroslav Jagic, prepared and defended his doctoral thesis. The gallery of I. Franko's memorable places is replenished with photo of University in Vienna (1892 – 1893).

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28 Nov 2016 New article on history of literature

In the section "History of literature" published an article "Juliusz Słowacki and his works" (1895).

In the past Słowacki had an enormous influence on a whole generation of Polish, and the influence is not always positive, because mainly acted on the imagination of the reader and lift it.

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26 Nov 2016 New short story

In the «Prose» section we publish short story "Gava and Vovkun" (1890).

Until my heart is broken when think about it, I lose all my money! Two thousand guldens, – it is capital! You just consider that I have working hard for the money to twelve years!

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24 Nov 2016 New verses

We publish poetry of Ivan Franko, not included in his collections. Today – works of 1887.

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22 Nov 2016 New autograph of Ivan Franko

First page of autograph of I.Franko's letter to M.P.Dragomanov, 23 Feb 1894 The gallery of I. Franko's autographs and editions is replenished with first page of letter to M.P.Dragomanov, 23 Feb 1894.

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20 Nov 2016 New letters by Ivan Franko

We continue to publish Ivan Franko's correspondence. Today –first five letters of 1886.

With "Dawn" the work turn better than I thought. Kalytovsky directly told me that the whole editorial board – we are two and what we decide, that will be done. (Jan 9, 1886. To M. P. Dragomanov)

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18 Nov 2016 New translations

In the section «Translations» we continue publishing of the cycle "History of ancient Roma" (1915 – 1916). Today – next 10 verses, including "The faithful slaves [approx. 208 BC]."

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16 Nov 2016 New novel

We finish publishing unfinished novel "Not asking ford" (1886). Today – the last 3 chapters, including "21. The death of Mrs. Mihonska."

I will surely show myself worthy of you, attain my goal! Advance, Boris, advance! Now you are not alone in the world. There is a heart that beats with you to the great goals – do not deceive his hopes!

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14 Nov 2016 New publicistic article

In the section "Publicistics" published article "Several aphorisms in the album "Dilo (Work)" of reading article "The sad occurrence" in N 97" (1896).

On national duty even God himself can not free; it boasts free from Satan.

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12 Nov 2016 New article on history

We finish publication the article "Notes on the History of Ukraine-Rus’" (1912). Today – chapter "6. Rus tribe in Transsylvania".

2. Footprints of Rusyns in XII – XIV centuries. / 3. Crusaders in the land of Borza in 1211 – 1227. / 4. Certificate Raichersdorfer

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10 Nov 2016 New memorable place of Ivan Franko

In the People's House (Lviv, Theater str., 22) October 3 – 5, 1891 hosted the 2nd Congress of the Ruthenian-Ukrainian Radical Party, whose chairman was Ivan Franko. The gallery of I. Franko's memorable places is replenished with photo of People's House in Lviv (1891).

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8 Nov 2016 New article on history of literature

In the section "History of literature" published an article "Maid-servant" by T. Shevchenko" (1895).

When in the story Shevchenko speaks with all the trappings epics, amenable to realism, though far from all brutalism, in the poem he goes completely different, here he mostly lyric.

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6 Nov 2016 New short story

In the «Prose» section we publish short story "In the lap of nature" (1890).

Aha! Poor creatures – cried Edmund breathless, still torturing perch. – Poor creature, and dragged me to the bottom! No, torment to death. Let it knows.

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4 Nov 2016 New verses

We publish poetry of Ivan Franko, not included in his collections. Today – works of 1886.

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2 Nov 2016 New autograph of Ivan Franko

First page of description of the manuscript collection of J.Jaremecky-Bilakhevych. I.Franko's autograph (1894) The gallery of I. Franko's autographs and editions is replenished with first page of description I.Jaremecky-Bilakhevych's manuscript collection (1894).

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30 Oct 2016 New letters by Ivan Franko

We continue to publish Ivan Franko's correspondence. Today –last four letters of 1885.

I ask you – finalize your story, and send it on my hands; it is important for us only goodness work, but its vastness. (Near Dec 20, 1885. To Olena Pchilka)

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28 Oct 2016 New translations

In the section «Translations» we continue publishing of the cycle "History of ancient Roma" (1915 – 1916). Today – next 10 verses, including "Dream Hamilcar [247 BC]."

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26 Oct 2016 New novel

We continue publishing unfinished novel "Not asking ford" (1886). Today – the next 3 chapters, including "18. Memories of Mr. Remba".

There was a whole pyramid of abomination and shamelessness such material to the knowledge of customs and vision of the Polish nobility, which would have its worst enemy could not build.

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24 Oct 2016 New publicistic article

In the section "Publicistics" published article "Shame on you, Russia!" (1896).

Orders Galician elders that face the national ambassadors and prohibiting them to convene meetings and organizing reporting meetings in the villages and cities, must necessarily draw attention to themselves.

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22 Oct 2016 New article on history

We continue publication the article "Notes on the History of Ukraine-Rus’" (1912). Today – chapter "5. Danubian Scythians in IV – XII centuries".

1. Notes of George Hamartolos 251 – 591 / 2. Two Scythians – characters 919 and 939 years. / 3. Certificate Anna Comnenus / 4. Certificate Akominat and Kinnamm.

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20 Oct 2016 New memorable place of Ivan Franko

In this building (present address – Ivano-Frankivsk, Galicka street, 7) March 31, 1890 Ivan Franko spoke at the Shevchenko evening with a lecture on verse «Poplar». The gallery of I. Franko's memorable places is replenished with photo of house in Ivano-Frankivsk (1890).

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18 Oct 2016 New article on history of literature

In the section "History of literature" published an article "Lord Byron" (1894).

Byron had a tremendous influence on poets of other nationalities, including that in Slavic, and not ceased to be understood by the masses of intellectuals around the world.

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16 Oct 2016 New fairy tale

In the «Prose» section we publish "The Tale of Welfare" (1890).

In every way, the Welfare, who now lives among us and that all of us so well known, it is not like the old one.

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14 Oct 2016 New verses

We publish poetry of Ivan Franko, not included in his collections. Today – 7 works of 1885.

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12 Oct 2016 New autograph of Ivan Franko

First page of content of I.Jaremecky-Bilakhevych's manuscript collection, compiled by I.Franko (1894) The gallery of I. Franko's autographs and editions is replenished with first page of content of I.Jaremecky-Bilakhevych's manuscript collection (1894).

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10 Oct 2016 New letters by Ivan Franko

We continue to publish Ivan Franko's correspondence. Today –next four letters of 1885.

In the last two numbers of the year I am publishing the amended translation of my written in Polish article about the theater (artificial) in Galicia. (Dec 11, 1885. To M. P. Dragomanov)

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8 Oct 2016 New translations

In the section «Translations» we continue publishing of the cycle "History of ancient Roma" (1915 – 1916). Today – next 10 verses, including "Camoll's prayer [390 BC]."

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6 Oct 2016 New novel

We continue publishing unfinished novel "Not asking ford" (1886). Today – the next 3 chapters, including "15. Farewell Boris with Gustja".

Sorry, lady. There were moments when I thought that you love me. This was an illusion. Only now I realized that you did not love me, could not love.

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4 Oct 2016 New publicistic article

In the section "Publicistics" published article "Social Democracy in Austria" (1896).

A new era in the history of the Austrian social democracy is the appearance on the scene Dr. Victor Adler. The characteristics of this interesting person we present here verbatim.

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2 Oct 2016 New article on history

We continue publication the article "Notes on the History of Ukraine-Rus’" (1912). Today – chapter "4. Brunon of Querfurt, guest of Vladimir the Great in 1007 ".

Mission Brunon to Pechenegs had one truly political consequence – one that after acquaintnce with Christian missionaries pechenigs desired to have peace relations with Vladimir.

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