In his youth he had been bold and ruthless, and waged terrible wars against the rulers of neighbouring kingdoms -- but in his old age he wanted to rest from war, and build a peaceful life. Then the neighbouring rulers started to attack the old king, as viciously as he had done before. To guard the borders of his kingdom he had to maintain a huge army.
It will also open on the heart of the city - vibrant and swarming Nevsky Prospect, bustling with an energetic and hectic life. This elegant building, set up in the 18th century, is an excellent sample of classical and Russian style at the turn of 19th century, perfectly moulded into a landscape of striking architecture, since the adjoining mansions were built at the same time, presenting a charming ensemble.
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One could meet here renowned Russian poets, critics and painters such as V. As legend has it, an eminent Russian poet A. Pushkin met beautiful and adorable Anna Kern here and later devoted a wonderful poem to her: A wondrous moment I remember, Before me you at once appeared: Contacts About the hotel Located in the very center of the city, the new Golden Age hotel is within walking distance of such cultural attractions of St.
Petersburg as the Mariinsky and Alexandrinsky theaters, the Yusupov and Mikhailovsky palaces and the Summer Garden, to which the Fontanka River will lead you.
It will show you the way to the very heart of the city - Nevsky Prospect and the business life of the city.The Golden Age of Russian Poetry The period from to about is known as the "Golden Age" of Russian poetry. During this time poetry dominated literary art, and a large number of very good poets were offering their works to the public.
The Golden Age of Classical Literature was from about to This is the time of Pushkin, Lermontov, Turgenev, Tolstoy, Gogol, Griboedov and other poets and writers. Time from to was also the peak of geopolitical power, as Russian Empire was the key guarantor of peace in the post-Napoleonic order.
Golden Age of Russian Poetry October 22, The sparkling term Golden Age is referred to the first half, or to be more exact, the first forty years of the 19th century.
Golden Age of Russian Poetry is the name traditionally applied by philologists to the first half of the 19th century.
It is also called the Age of Pushkin, after its most significant poet (in Nabokov 's words, the greatest poet this world was blessed with since the time of Shakespeare ).
For fans of Russian poetry, and especially for Russophone poets, Batyushkov (–) is a vital figure who wrote exquisite verse and helped to usher in what is . The exhibition of The Leiden Collection at The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow and The State Hermitage Museum in St.
Petersburg explores the artistic world of the Dutch Republic through a selection of 82 paintings and drawings by Rembrandt van Rijn and his contemporaries.