Alecu Russo

Alecu Russo

Biography Alecu Russo (1819 - 1859)

Romanian writer

Was born on 17 mar 1819.
Died on 05 feb 1859, at 39 years old.
Origin country România
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Moldavian Romanian writer, literary critic and publicist.
Russo is credited with having discovered one of the most elaborate forms of the Romanian national folk ballad Mioriþa. He was also a contributor to the Iaºi periodical Zimbrul, in which he published one of his best-known works, Studie Moldovanã ("Moldovan Studies"), in 1851-1852.
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