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Kursk lies 315 miles south of Moscow and straddles the main Moscow-Rostov railway line.
One of the intimates had informed the press that on such and such a day at a certain hour Tolstoy would be at the Kursk Station.Autobiography of Countess Tolstoy|Sophie Andreevna Tolstoy
The Kursk district contains more than sixty old town sites; and barrows or burial mounds (kurgans) are extremely abundant.
It would be better if it happened not in Kharkoff or in Kursk, but here, in nature's lap.Uncle Vanya|Anton Checkov
A layer of fertile loess covers the whole surface, and Kursk belongs almost entirely to the black-earth region.
I have also read a fine description of a ball given by a landowner of Kursk.The Mantle and Other Stories|Nicholas Gogol