Wengeroff, Pauline W.

   Russian writer. She was born in Bobruisk, Belorussia, and became the wife of Hanan Wengeroff, a banker and communal worker in Minsk. Her memoirs depict the life of a rich Jewish family in the period before and after the Haskalah.

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  • WENGEROFF, PAULINE EPSTEIN — (1833–1916), author of Memoiren einer Grossmutter. Bilder aus der Kulturgeschichte der Juden Russlands in 19. Jahrhundert ( Memoirs of a Grandmother:   Scenes from the Cultural History of Russian Jews in the Nineteenth Century ; 2 vols., Berlin,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Pauline Wengeroff — (russisch Полина Юльевна Венгерова, Polina Juljewna Wengerowa; * 1833 in Babrujsk; † 1916 in Minsk) war eine russisch jüdische Autorin. Sie hinterließ kulturgeschichtlich bedeutsame Memoiren zur Welt der russisch jüdischen Frau. Sie ist die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • WENGEROFF (Vengerov), SEMYON AFANASYEVICH — (1855–1920), Russian literary and intellectual historian. Wengeroff s numerous works include monographs on Turgenev, Goncharov, and Gogol, as well as studies of literary critics such as Belinsky. Wengeroff was also a renowned bibliographer and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • WOMAN — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the historical perspective biblical period marriage and children women in household life economic roles educational and managerial roles religious roles women outside the household… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Wengerow — (Vengerov, Wengeroff) ist ein russischer Familienname. Bekannte Namensträger sind: Isabelle Vengerova (1877–1956), Pianistin Maxim Vengerov (* 1974), Geiger Pauline Wengeroff (1833–1916), Autorin Diese Seite ist …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Max Lilienthal — Max Lilienthal. Dr. Max Lilienthal (November 6, 1815 – April 6, 1882) was a German born adviser for the reform of Jewish schools in Russia and later a rabbi and proponent of Reform Judaism in the United States. Contents 1 …   Wikipedia

  • KONOTOP — KONOTOP, Sumy district in Ukraine. At the beginning of the 19th century, only about 80 Jews lived in Konotop, but by 1847 the number had grown to 521. Jewish life in the town during the 19th century is described in her memoirs by pauline… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Венгеров Семен Афанасьевич — критик и историк литературы. Родился в 1855 г. в Лубнах. Мать немецкая писательница (Pauline Wengeroff, Memoiren einer Grossmutter , 2 тт., Б., 1908 1910). Два года учился в медико хирургической академии; позднее получил степени кандидата прав и… …   Биографический словарь

  • Венгерова, Паулина Юлиевна — писательница, род. в 1833 г. в Бобруйске в богатой купеческой семье (отец ее, Иегуда Эпштейн, написал ряд комментариев к Талмуду), в 1850 г. вышла замуж за Афанасия Венгерова, общественного деятеля в Минске, затем переселилась за границу. Ее перу …   Большая биографическая энциклопедия

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