[ModLib] Dostoyevsky spelling.
kamins at modernlib.com
Fri Aug 15 16:09:21 EDT 2008
On Aug 15, 2008, at 12:51 PM, Darrell Johnson wrote:
> I think this may have been discussed a while back. I have some
> copies of Dostoyevsky titles with the "y" dropped out of his name -
> Dostoevsky. Was this on purpose or an accident. I know very early
> on his first name was transliterated Fiodor instead of Fyodor.
> Perhaps for a while they thought dropping the "y" was a more
> accurate transliteration of Dostoyevsky.
The ML often ignored such niceties as spelling. For example, see the
note on [T]chekov's Rothschild's Fiddle
Also specifically for Dostoyevsky, see the archives: http://tinyurl.com/5n32h4
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