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A Small Army Of Volunteers Proofreads The Complete Tolstoy
"When Leo Tolstoy's great-great-granddaughter, the journalist Fyokla Tolstaya, announced that the Leo Tolstoy State Museum was looking for volunteers to proofread some forty-six thousand eight hundred pages of her relative's writings, she hoped to generate enough interest to get the first round of corrections done in six months." 3,000 people signed up.
The New Yorker 10/16/13
Posted October 17, 2013 12:50 AM
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