Ivan Krylov

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Ivan Andreyevich Krylov
Ivan Krylov.jpg
Portrait o Krylov bi Karl Briullov, 1839
BornFebruar 13, 1769
Dee'dNovember 21, 1844 (75 year)
St. Petersburg, Roushie Empire
Restin placeTikhvin Seemetry, Alexander Nevsky Lavra
Pen nameNavi Volyrk
ThriftPoet, fabulist, playwricht, novelist, jurnalist, publisher, translator
Ceetizenship Roushie Empire
GenreThe fable, play, poetry, prose
Notable awairdsOrder o Saunt Stanislaus (Imperial Hoose o Romanov), Order o Saunt Anna
Years active1786-1843

Ivan Andreyevich Krylov (Roushie: Ива́н Андре́евич Крыло́в; Februar 13, 1769 – November 21, 1844) is Roushie's best kent fabulist an probably the maist epigrammatic o aw Roushie authors.[1] Umwhile a dramatist an jurnalist, he anly discovered his true genre at the age o 40. While mony o his earlier fables war loosely based on Aesop's an La Fontaine's, later fables war oreeginal wirk, eften wi a satirical bent.

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  1. Janko Lavrin. Gogol. Haskell House Publishers, 1973. Page 6.