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czarina"s story being an account of the early married life of the Emperor Nicholas I of Russia by Alexandra consort of Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia

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Published by Nicholson & Watson in London .
Written in English


  • Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855.

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Edition Notes

Statementwritten by his wife. Translated from the French and provided with prologue and epilogue [by] Una Pope-Hennessy.
ContributionsPope-Hennessy, Una, 1876-1949 tr.
LC ClassificationsDK210.7 .A32
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6037451M
LC Control Number48021674

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