Once a grand duke

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Cosmopolitan book corporation, Farrar & Rinehart, incorporated , New York
Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich, grand duke of Russia, 1866-1933, Soviet Union -- Court and cour

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Soviet

Statementby Alexander, grand duke of Russia.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK219.6.A4 A3 1932
The Physical Object
Pagination348 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6280110M
LC Control Number32026043
OCLC/WorldCa613240

I’m an avid fan and follower on Russian history from the Dark Ages up to today. This book was one of the best books I’ve read about Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich Romanov. Written in a few years after escaping Bolshevik Russia.

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Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. Alexander lived in Paris when he wrote his memoirs, Once a Grand Duke, which were first published in It is a rich source of dynastical and court life in Imperial Russia’s last half century, and Alexander also describes time spent as guest of the future Abyssinian Emperor Ras Tafari/5(14).

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Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich, grand duke of Russia, Once a grand duke. New York, Cosmopolitan book corporation, Farrar & Rinehart, incorporated [©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich, Grand Duke of Russia; Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich, Grand Duke of Russia: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors.

Alexander lived in Paris when he wrote his memoirs, Once a Grand Duke, which were first published in It is a rich source of dynastical and court life in Imperial Russia’s last half century, and Alexander also describes time spent as guest of the future Abyssinian Emperor Ras : Borodino Books.

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Place of Publication Garden City, NY Date published Keywords Memoirs, Russian Studies. This book is a record of why the Soviet revolution succeeded. Despite his protests, the Grand Duke exposes what I learned from the Mendel Beilis trial transcript, that the behavior of the Romanovs alienated the entire middle class from top to bottom, and a number of the nobility as well, making it impossible to defend their rule.

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"Once a Grand Duke" is a work by former Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia ( - ), a dynast of the Russian Empire, author, explorer, naval officer, and the brother-in-law of Emperor Nicholas II. Within these pages, he gives a fascinating and unique account of the last fifty years of the Russian Empire, concentrating of course on /5(32).

Once a Grand Duke was my second Romanov book after Ian Vorres's The Last Grand Duchess. Both of Sandro's books are quoted widely in other biographies and histories of the Romanovs.

Massie used them in Nicholas & Alexandra. Both books are good references for the atmosphere of the times, but Sandro did have his opinions and he is very free in. My Once And Future Duke is the first book in "The Wagers of Sin" series.

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About this Book Catalog Record Details. Once a grand duke. Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich, Grand Duke of Russia, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized.

The term "grand duke" as a monarch reigning over an independent state was a later invention (in Western Europe at first in for the ruler of Tuscany) to denote either a particularly mighty duke or a monarchy playing an important political, military and/or economic role, but not large enough to be a arose because the title of Duke had gradually lost status and precedence during.

Title: Once a Grand Duke Publication: New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corporation/Farrar & Rinehart, Edition: First edition. Description: Signed by Alexander. Presumed first edition,hardcover with blue cloth boards, octavo, pp., illustrated in b&w. Book good with moderate rubbing, edgewear and soil, binding tender, text clean and unmarked Seller Rating: % positive.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Once a grand duke by Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich grand duke of Russia,Garden City Publishing Company, inc.

edition, in English. Once A Grand Duke & Always A Grand Duke by Alexander Mikhailovich The first book was more intimate and detailed, describing his life and thoughts in Russia and concludes with his exile. I could not help feel that there was a different ghost writer involved with the second book.

It was far less appealing, describing some of Sandro's life and. This book is well worth reading, as other reviewers have stated.

Essentially, however, it is the Grand Duke's book, "Once a Grand Duke". The publisher claims to have "re-edited/translated and updated" the original.

Whether the changes are significant enough to merit a different title is questionable, as is the way the author's name is /5(26). The Grand Duke; or, The Statutory Duel, is the final Savoy Opera written by librettist W. Gilbert and composer Arthur Sullivan, their fourteenth and last opera premiered at the Savoy Theatre on 7 Marchand ran for performances.

Despite a successful opening night, the production had a relatively short run and was the partnership's only financial failure, and the two men. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Once a Grand Duke by Alexander Grand Duke of Russia (Paperback or Softback) at the best online prices at.

Once a Grand Duke by Alexander Grand Duke of Russia and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at "Once a Grand Duke" is the first part of his memoirs published in The second part "Always a Grand Duke" was finished only three weeks before his death and published after his death in Both titles are significant: "Once a Grand Duke" deals with the time till the revolution and the loss of position/5(16).

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