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|Born||Boris Nikolaevich Bugaev
October 26, 1880
Moscow, Russian Empire
|Died||January 8, 1934
Moscow, Russian SFSR, USSR
|Alma mater||Imperial Moscow University (1903)|
Boris Nikolaevich Bugaev (Russian: Бори́с Никола́евич Буга́ев; IPA: [bɐˈrʲis nʲɪkɐˈlajɪvʲɪtɕ bʊˈɡajɪf]), better known by the pen name Andrei Bely or Biely (Russian: Андре́й Бе́лый; IPA: [ɐnˈdrʲej ˈbʲelɨj]; 26 October [O.S. 14 October] 1880 – 8 January 1934), was a Russian novelist, Symbolist poet, theorist and literary critic. He was a committed antroposophist and follower of Rudolf Steiner. His novel Petersburg (1913; 1922) was regarded by Vladimir Nabokov as the third-greatest masterpiece of the 20th century.
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Portrait of Bely by Léon Bakst, 1905
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