The study reports on the activities of Ivan Franko, a prominent Ukrainian writer, scholar and politician during his stay in Vienna, an important cultural centre of the period with a strong Slavic background. It is based on author's in-depth investigation of Franko's relationships with the renown scholars and politicians of the late 19th century whose influence on afterward Franko's life and work is revealed.
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