russiangrammar: The great Russian poet, Alexander Pushkin, often sketched out his characters in his rough drafts, alongside their descriptions. This picture was taken from a rough draft for the second canto of possibly his finest work: “Eugene Onegin”.
New coins at - Alexander Pushkin's Fairy Tales Series: The Tale of the Golden Cockerel, The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish, The Tale of the Dead Princess and Seven Epic Heroes, The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Ruslan and Ludmila.
Young Alexander Pushkin The birth of Alexander Pushkin in 1799 is celebrated on this date. He was a Black Russian poet and the great-grandson of Abraham Hannibal, an African general and friend of Peter the Great.
The jewels of the Romanovs. The history of this crown is closely tied with the Romanovs dynasty and Russian poet Alexander Pushkin. Grand Duke Mikhail Romanov presented this crown to his bride Sophie Meklenberg, granddaughter of Alexander Pushkin.