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Leningrad

Ленинград

Leningrad: Soyuz Sovestkykh Pisatelei,1940 - 1946

 

Organ of the Leningrad branch of the Soviet Union of Writers. A bimonthly magazine with socio-political, literary and artistic contents. The magazine was 1925-1939 published under the title 'Rezets' (Chisel). In August 1946 the magazine was banned by decree of the Central Committee of the Communist Party because of the publications by Akhmatova and Zoshchenko. This decree was cancelled in October 1988. In total 105 number were published as follows: in 1940, no. 1-24; 1941, no. 1-14; 1942, no. 1-7; 1943, no.1-11; 1944, no. 1-14; 1945, no. 1-24; 1946, no. 1-11. The LS Collection holds 19 issues (31 numbers)

 

Reference: 

Moscow 2000, p. 118.

 

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1943

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1945