Fedor Korsh

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Date of Birth: 05/04/1843

Age: 71

Place of birth: Moscow

Citizenship: Russia


He graduated from Moscow University (1864). Since 1883 professor of Roman literature at Moscow University, from 1890 to the University of Novorossiysk. He taught Persian philology at the Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages ??(1892). Since 1895 Corresponding Member, 1900 - Academician of the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences.

He was chairman of the Eastern Committee of the Moscow archaeographic Society (since 1888), Dialectological Commission of the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences (since 1909), the Commission for the Ukrainian translation of the Gospel edition (1905), Slavic Culture Society (1908), a member of the Copenhagen Philological Society, member of the burden in Lviv , Finno-Ugric society (Finland), an honorary member of many universtetov.

He knew a lot of European and Asian languages. Scientific work -.. In classical philology, comparative indoevropeyskomuyazykovedeniyu, Slavonic, oriental studies, the history of literature, and so Korsch also served as a writer on the Ukrainian question, in the sense of the widest possible permission.

He has outstanding erudition, not only in their field, but also in the history of European literature and linguistics of Indo-European and Asian dialects. He Wrote: "The methods of relative subordination. The head of the comparative syntax "(Moscow 1877)," On the Saturnian, "and a number of reviews in the" Critical Review ". He was engaged in research of ancient, ancient Indian, Slavic, Turkish rhythm and prosody.

The historical and literary works analyzed the texts of the classical authors (Hesiod, Sophocles, Euripides, Horace, Ovid, Plautus, etc.), And "Lay", the works of Alexander Pushkin, Nikolai Gogol, Taras Shevchenko.