Petro Bilous, PhD, DSc, ProfTit
Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University (Ukraine)
Publication type: research article
Publication language: Ukrainian
The article is about ukrainian traveler Basyl Grygorovych-Barsky (1701–1747), who visited many countries of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, in particular, visited many cities of Italy, what was left colorful notes. Italian icons (landscapes, descriptions of cities, customs, stories about local miracles) characterized by thoroughness and attention to detail, curiosity and desire to talk about the country is available, interested and emotionally. This, together with complicated syntactic constructions made the unique baroque style of the prose permission crossing traveler and writer.
Key words: ukrainian traveler, travelogue, Italian icons, landscape, miracle, baroque