Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2015

224 Pages

8.14x6.14 inches

ISBN: 9780748695515

Bookseller Code (06)

French and Russian in Imperial Russia

Language Use among the Russian Elite

Derek Offord, Lara Ryazanova-Clarke, Vladislav Rjeoutski, and Gesine Argent

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Russian Language and Society

This first volume provides insight into the development of the practice of speaking and writing French at the Russian court and among the Russian nobility from the mid-eighteenth century to the mid-nineteenth century.