Aleksander Borejko Chodźko (30 August 1804 – 27 December 1891) was a Polish poet, Slavist, and Iranologist.
1 Biography 2 Partial bibliography
2.1 Persia 2.2 Slav 2.3 Ballads and poems
3 References 4 Further reading 5 External links
He was born in Krzywicze in Russia (today's Kryvičy, Belarus), and
attended the University of Vilnius. He was a member of the Filaret
Association and the Institute of Oriental Studies that was attached to
the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the
Popular Poetry of Persia. Specimens of the popular poetry of Persia, orally collected and translated with philological and historical notes. London: Oriental Translation Fund, 1842. Specimens of the Popular Poetry of Persia. London, 1842. Theatre persan. Paris, 1878. Le Deisme des ti'ahhabis in the Journal Asiatique, series iv. vol. xi. pp. 168. The Chodzko Collection. 33 scripts collected Chodźko preserved in the Bibliothèque Nationale of Paris. Also known as The Islamic Drama by Jamshid Malekpour.
Polish-English and English-Polish Dictionary (1851) Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsmen. London. (Translated by Emily J. Harding) The Twelve Months: A Slav Legend appeared in Good Stories for Great Holidays, by Frances J. Olcott (2006 BiblioBazaar, LLC) Les chants historiques de l'Ukraine (Paris; reprinted by Bibliolife, 2008). 284 pp.
Ballads and poems
Ballad Maliny Poezye Alex. St. Petersburg, 1828 (2nd edition, Poznan, 1833).
Aleksander Chodzko (1804–1891) and his "Oriental" Poems by Anna Krasnowolska. Polska Akademia Nauk oddz. Kraków, 2003. The Oldest Known Texts in New Tabari: The Collection of Aleksander Chodźko by Habib Borjian, Archiv Orientální Vol. 74, No. 2, 2006. This journal is published by the Oriental Institute, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (ASCR).
WorldCat Identities VIAF: 69066012 LCCN: no89016953 ISNI: 0000 0000 8148 8829 GND: 11650630X SUDOC: 067065775 BNF: cb13075665g (data) NKC: js2006342123 Léonore: LH/529/65 SNAC: w6js9w37
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