About the books of Princes Vorotynskiy in 16th century

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Usachev A.S.

About the books of Princes Vorotynskiy in 16th century


In article data on the hand-written and old printing books of princes Vladimir, Michael and Alexander Vorotynsky (16th century) are given. It is found out that the considerable part of books has been gifted by Vorotynsky to Kirillo-Belozersky, Anastasin (near Odoev) and Uspensky Sharovkin (near Peremyshl) monasteries. Work is based on records on the books, deeds, books of gifts and other sources.


Source study, book culture, hand-written book, old printing book, source study, archaeography, political elite, nobility, Vorotynsky, Russian history, 16th century.

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Usachev Andrey Sergeevich - professor of the Department of History and Theory of Historical Science, Faculty of History, Political Science and Law, Russian State University for the Humanities (RSUH), PhD in History, Moscow; 8-917-540-43-79; This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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