One-of-a-kind gift set:
Hand painted portraits of Tsar Nicholas II and Tsarina Alexandra, with a detailed Imperial Russian double-headed eagle painted on the back. By Russian artist L. Saprikina. 3½" wooden egg on a 2" pedestal.
A Lifelong Passion - Nicholas & Alexandra: Their Own Story. Andrei Maytunas and Sergei Mironenko. The authors, one a historian, the other the Director of the Russian State Archives, draw heavily on the hitherto private correspondence of the Tsar and Tsarina to create a harrowingly intimate account of their lives. Nicholas and Alexandra are brought to life through the dignity of their own unforgettable words. Index, sources and historical afterward. Softcover edition. NY: Doubleday, 1997. 667 pages. Illustrated.
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