The "Domostroi" : rules for Russian households in the time of Ivan the Terrible / edited and translated by Carolyn Johnston Pouncy.

A detailed and colorful instruction manual on household management in sixteenth-century Russia, the Domostroi gives a fascinating glimpse of the world of the nobility. This "how-to" guide is one of the few sources on the social history and secular life of Russia in the time of Ivan the Ter...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Pouncy, Carolyn.
Format: Book
Language:English
Russian
Published: Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press, 1994.
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