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Russian court in the eighteenth century

Molloy, J. Fitzgerald

Russian court in the eighteenth century

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russia -- Court and courtiers,
  • Russia -- History -- 1689-1801

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Fitzgerald Molloy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK127 .M72
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17640856M

    The Law Library holds as well a collection of 48 Russian manuscript scrolls ranging in length from 6 inches to 67 feet and dating from the early 17th century into the midth century. Rare Books. Eighteenth century books are the most valuable part of the Law Library's Russian collections.


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Later and his youngest daughter ruled Russia from as Empress Elizabeth Petrovna. Contents List of Figures and Tables ix List of Music Examples xiii Preface xxiii Acknowledgements xxv Note on Abbreviations and Transliteration xxvii 1 Rethinking Eighteenth¿Century Russian Music 1 Historiography in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries 0 The complexity of Russian identity 0 Two capitals 00 2 Pre¿Petrine Legacy 17 Folklore 00 The rise and fall of skomorokhi culture The Russian Court in the Eighteenth Century.

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The court music of eighteenth-century Russia has been viewed with contempt because of contemporary imperial corruption and charged with being nothing but a mélange of foreign copying lacking any Russian national authenticity.

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