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The Resource Romanov riches : Russian writers and artists under the tsars, Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis

Romanov riches : Russian writers and artists under the tsars, Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis

Label
Romanov riches : Russian writers and artists under the tsars
Title
Romanov riches
Title remainder
Russian writers and artists under the tsars
Statement of responsibility
Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
Analyzes the Russian royal family's distorted relationship with art throughout three centuries, providing coverage of such topics as how the poet Pushkin shared a power struggle with Alexander I and how Dostoevsky transitioned from a monarchy supporter to the tsarist cause
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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385910
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
700.947/0903
Index
no index present
LC call number
DK37.8.R6
LC item number
V55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Russian writers and artists under the tsars
Label
Romanov riches : Russian writers and artists under the tsars, Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Translation is from an unpublished manuscript"--T.p. verso
  • "Published in ... Canada by Random House of Canada Limited, Toronto"--T.p. verso
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The first Romanovs : from Tsar Mikhail to Peter I -- Kantemir, Lomonosov, and Barkov -- Catherine the Great and the culture of her era -- Paul I and Alexander I; Karamzin and Zhukovsky -- Alexander I, Zhukovsky, and young Pushkin -- Nicholas I and Pushkin -- Lermontov and Bruillov -- Gogol, Ivanov, and the end of the Nicholas I era -- Alexander II, Tolstoy, Turgenev, and Dostoevsky -- Herzen, Tolstoy, and the women's issue -- Tchaikovsky and homosexuality in imperial Russia -- Dostoevsky and the Romanovs -- Alexander III, the Wanderers, and Mussorgsky -- Nicholas II and Lenin as art connoisseurs
Control code
2010045132
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 274 p.
Isbn
9780307270634
Lccn
2010045132
Label
Romanov riches : Russian writers and artists under the tsars, Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis
Publication
Note
  • "Translation is from an unpublished manuscript"--T.p. verso
  • "Published in ... Canada by Random House of Canada Limited, Toronto"--T.p. verso
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The first Romanovs : from Tsar Mikhail to Peter I -- Kantemir, Lomonosov, and Barkov -- Catherine the Great and the culture of her era -- Paul I and Alexander I; Karamzin and Zhukovsky -- Alexander I, Zhukovsky, and young Pushkin -- Nicholas I and Pushkin -- Lermontov and Bruillov -- Gogol, Ivanov, and the end of the Nicholas I era -- Alexander II, Tolstoy, Turgenev, and Dostoevsky -- Herzen, Tolstoy, and the women's issue -- Tchaikovsky and homosexuality in imperial Russia -- Dostoevsky and the Romanovs -- Alexander III, the Wanderers, and Mussorgsky -- Nicholas II and Lenin as art connoisseurs
Control code
2010045132
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 274 p.
Isbn
9780307270634
Lccn
2010045132

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