The traditions of the rhetorical biography at the D.I. Fonvizin’s «greek story» «Kallisphen»

Theory of art

This article is pay attention to the evolution’s problem of the biographical forms at Russian historical-literary tradition from final 18th to start 19th ages. So at this article is considering the structural biography’s philosopher at the D.I. Fonvizin’s story: the union of the idealized and «energetic» narrative types (Pheophrast’s and Plutarch’s traditions) and the rhetorical forms (εγκώμιον, παραβολή, σύγκρισις).