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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Accruals
  • Acquisition Information
  • Preferred Citation
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement Statement

  • Title: Sergio d'Angelo papers
    Date (inclusive): 1957-2015
    Collection Number: 2015C14
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of the Material: Italian, Russian, English, French, and German.
    Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, and printed matter relating to the Russian writer Boris Pasternak and especially to the circumstances of the publication of Pasternak's novel Doctor Zhivago.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives.
    Creator: D'Angelo, Sergio, 1922-

    Access

    The collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2014.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Sergio d'Angelo papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives

    Biographical Note

    Sergio d'Angelo is a former Italian journalist and acquaintance of Boris Pasternak. He worked as an editor and reporter for Radio Moscow from 1956-1957. On May 20, 1956, after meeting with Pasternak, d'Angelo was given the manuscript for Doctor Zhivago, which was later given to the Italian publisher Feltrinelli for publication.
    In the late 1960s, d'Angelo was involved in legal battles regarding royalties from the novel. He also published a memoir about his role in the publication of Doctor Zhivago in 2006, entitled, Il Caso Pasternak or The Pasternak Case: Memoirs of a Witness.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, correspondence, and printed matter relating to the Russian writer Boris Pasternak and especially to the circumstances of the publication of Pasternak's novel Doctor Zhivago.

    Arrangement Statement

    Material is not arranged into series, but has been kept in the original order of the creator. Most of the original file names have been maintained and are indicated with quotation marks.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich,1890-1960.
    Dissenters--Soviet Union.
    Russian literature.