Pavlovsk The Life of a Russian Palace by Suzanne Massie

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Written in English

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  • History - General,
  • History,
  • Architecture,
  • History: World,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8526332M
ISBN 100964418401
ISBN 109780964418400
OCLC/WorldCa32918450

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Suzanne Massie's Pavlovsk is a wondrous book about what might be the most beautiful palace (she says it is; I haven't seen it, so I can't say) in Russia, a land of magnificent baroque and neo-classical palaces.

But this book is more than that--while Massie's clear, always fascinating description of the birth and death and rebirth of the palace Cited by: 4. During the day siege of Leningrad, Pavlovsk, the 18th-century Russian palace, built by Catherine the Great's daughter-in-law, was burned to the ground.

This book tells the story of various survivors who carried out the task of restoring the palace to its original splendour/5. Pavlovsk is the jewel in the crown of neoclassicism. Roughly contemporaneous with Monticello, it reveals Jefferson as a semi-talented, rustic amateur.

By contrast, the buildings and Pavlovsk book of Pavlovsk were designed by Charles Cameron, perhaps the greatest architect of the period.5/5(2). Books on Pavlovsk are usually brief guidebooks. This is a comprehensive guide to the Palace and the Park. Pavlovsk book text and very extensive colour illustration are very good Highly recommended.

Read more. 3 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. See all reviews from the United States5/5(1). Hardcover. Oversized pp including bibliography and index Pavlovsk is more than a building, it is a symbol of the Russian spirit, created by Cathedrine the Great's son and his wife Maria Feodorovna Lots of plates.

PAVLOVSK: LIFE OF A RUSSIAN PALACE By Suzanne Massie. A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or Rating: % positive. The marble figures of Apollo Citharaedus and The Nine Muses on the book cabinets lining the walls, copies of genuine antiquities preserved Pavlovsk book the Vatican, were made by Italian sculptors.

The wonderful chandeliers sparkling with all the colours of the rainbow that adorn the halls of the Pavlovsk Palace are the work of 5t Petersburg craftsmen. Suzanne Massie's Pavlovsk is a wondrous book about what might be the most beautiful palace (she Pavlovsk book it is; I haven't seen it, so I can't say) in Russia, a land of magnificent baroque and neo-classical palaces.

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Pavlovsk (Russian: Па́вловск "[the town] of Pavel" after Emperor Pavel (Paul) of Russia) is a municipal town in Pushkinsky District in the suburban part of the federal city of St. Petersburg, Russia, located 30 kilometers (19 mi) south from St.

Petersburg proper and about 4 kilometers ( mi) southeast from tion: 16, ( Census). Pavlovsk: The Life of a Russian Palace by Suzanne Massie. HeartTree Press, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. This is a book about a Russian palace, Pavlovsk, a classically beautiful building which was designed by Charles Cameron and furnished by Maria Feodorova, the daughter-in-law of Catherine the Great.

The palace managed to escape the uncertain taste of descendants and the Revolutionary commissars to somehow remain intact. Print book: RussianView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Architecture -- Russia (Federation) -- Pavlovsk.

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Suzanne's book is the best for this history of the Palace (and is available in paperback), but the best visual guide to the palace is "Pavlovsk; Palace and Park" published by Editions Alain de Gourcuff in Paris in The Editor was Emmanuel Ducamp.

Pavlovsk Palace (Russian: Павловский дворец) is an 18th-century Russian Imperial residence built by the order of Catherine the Great for her son Grand Duke Paul, in Pavlovsk, within Saint his death, it became the home of his widow, Maria palace and the large English garden surrounding it are now a Russian state museum and public park.

Onix is located in Pavlovsk. Among the facilities at this property are a hour front desk and a shared kitchen, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Booked 4 times in the last 6 hours Last booked 1 hour ago Excellent.

reviews. Opens in new window. Show prices. Pavlovsk Experimental Station (Russian: Павловская опытная станция) is an agricultural experiment station and gene bank that is part of the Institute of Plant Industry and situated in Pavlovsk near St.

Petersburg, Russia. Explore Pavlovsk holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. It's well worth tacking on a visit here to explore the artfully designed interiors – and a small but first-rate collection of old-world masterpieces – followed by a stroll amid the verdure of Pavlovsk park.

Books by author Suzanne Massie, Land of the Firebird: The Beauty of Old Russia, Pavlovsk: The Life of a Russian Palace, The Living Mirror, Journey, Nicholas and Alexandra: Trust But Verify: Reagan, Russia and me a personal memoir by Suzanne Massie. Pavlovsk State Museum can be crowded, so we recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot.

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Get this from a library. Pavlovsk: the life of a Russian palace. [Suzanne Massie] -- Created by Catherine the Great's son and his wife, Maria Feodorovna, in the late eighteenth century, Pavlovsk became a repository for all that was beautiful in the arts during Russia's golden age.

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Beautiful items here. Two hard cover books in a custom box. The box is titled Pavlovsk and the books are titled Pavlovsk the Collections and Pavlovsk the Palace and the Park.

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Print book: RussianView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Art -- Russia (Federation) -- Pavlovsk.

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Petersburg Baltic Hotel. For those choosing to fly, Pulkovo Airport is a logical airport for Pavlovsk. A nearby hotel is Park Inn by Radisson Pulkovo Airport St Petersburg. ПАВЛОВСК • PAVLOVSK, Pavlovsk. likes. Дворцово-парковый ансамбль Павловского дворца, а также исторический центр города включены в список Всемирного наследия ЮНЕСКО.

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De trein naar Pavlovsk en Oostvoorne book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Verhalen en een gedicht/5. Pavlovsk, city, Leningrad oblast (region), northwestern d in as Pavlovskoye, it became a city and was renamed Pavlovsk in The site, on the Slavyanka River, was a gift from Catherine II the Great to her son and heir, Paul.

She commissioned the Scottish architect Charles Cameron to design the palace and park, most of which was built between and апартамент is located in Pavlovsk and offers barbecue facilities.

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A Location: дорожная 12 12, Voronezh Region, Russia Pavlovsk Pavlovsk is the youngest of the grand Imperial estates around St. Petersburg. Named in honour of Tsar Pavel, this fine neo-classical palace and its extensive landscaped gardens are stamped with his taste and even more so with that of his wife, the German-born Maria Feodorovna.

Pavlovsk railway station (Russian: станция Павловск) is a railway station located in Pavlovsk, Pushkinsky District of Saint Petersburg, is 26 km down-line from Vitebsky railway station and is situated between Tsarskoye Selo and Antropshino on the Saint Petersburg — Vitebsk line.

Also it combines route out of Novolisino and Tosno on the Saint Petersburg — Moscow line. During this tour you will compare the two official royal residences: Pushkin, one of the earliest royal estates, and Pavlovsk, one of the latest, make a lovely combination.

Just half-an-hour drive, and you get to the most spectacular of burg suburbs, the. Book Published Boston: Little, Brown, c Edition 1st ed Language English ISBN Description xx, p., [64] p. of plates: ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm. Notes Includes bibliographical references (p.

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Pavlovsk BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $ Duration: 5 hours. Buy tours from $ Pavlovsk State Museum Reviews Rate this attraction. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating. 1, reviews. By roybEZB. Maybe the palace was closed. We enjoyed the view of the park and the trompe d'oeil at the back of the palace but our guide didn't take us inside.What other accommodation in Pavlovsk is available to book near the Pavlovsk - Hotel Zamok BIP?

You can also book accommodation at the following establishments: Pavlovskiy Park, Modern History Apartments, Апартаменты у Павловского парка, near the Pavlovsk Hotel Zamok BIP. Ivan Pavlov was a Russian physiologist who lived from He founded the Institute of Experimental Medicine inwhere his primary interest was digestion.

Pavlov's Dogs is the name given to Ivan Pavlov's seminal research in the early 20th century which established some essential principles of Classical Conditioning in the field of human psychology.

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