Vidok

Vidok

 

in the Russkaia pravda (medieval Russian law code) a witness or eyewitness who testified in a court trial.

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Reitblat, Vidok Figliarin: Pis'ma i agenturnye zapiski F.
The furious Bulgarin complained to Benckendorff that he was rejected, while "vziatochniki, kazennye vory, p'ianitsy, igroki, bankroty tolpami, tolpami, kak stado, vkhodiat v klub," in his "Letter to Benckendorff, 12 April 1827," quoted in Reitblat, Vidok Figliarin, 160.
Reitblat notes that Bulgarin must have complained to many people that it was the drunkards at the English club who were at fault for his humiliation, since his view of the affair became the subject of ah anonymous 1829 epigram, entitled In vino veritas: [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] quoted in Reitblat, Vidok Figliarin, 82.
36) On the censorial history of Boris Godunov, see Vinokur, Kommentarii, 211- 17, and Reitblat, Vidok Figliarin, 97.
Bulgarin, Vidok Figliarin: Pis'ma i agenturnye zapiski F.