Andriievsky, Oleksander Yu. [Andrijevs'kyj], b 15 August 1869 in Byryne, Chernihiv gubernia, d 15 June 1930 in Kyiv. Ukrainian ethnographer and folklorist, high school teacher. From 1921 Andriievsky was associated with the Ethnographic Commission of the All-Ukrainian Academy of Sciences. He compiled Bibliohrafiia literatury z ukraïns'koho folkl'oru (Bibliography of Ukrainian Folklore, 1930). Andriievsky's work provided the basis for a broader multivolume Bibliohrafiia ukrains’koho narodoznavstva (Bibliography of Ukrainian Folk Studies) compiled and edited Myroslav Moroz (Lviv, 1999–).
[This article was updated in 2004.]
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