ON THE ORTHOGRAPHY OF ACADEMIC EDITIONS OF LITERARY WORKS
(Concerning the Collected Works of V. A. Komarovskij
V. N. Popov
This note examines the mistakes made by the editors of Vasilij Alekseevich Komarovskij’s Collected Works who endeavoured to preserve intact the orthography of the original. These facts are considered in the context of the continuing controversy surrounding the orthographic policy for academic editions of Russian literary works of the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries.