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Princess Frederica of Hanover (1848–1926). Nikolaj Konstantinovich had a crush for her in his youth

Princess Frederica of Hanover (1848–1926). Nikolaj Konstantinovich had a crush for her in his youth

Queen Marie of Hanover was born Marie of Saxe-Altenburg (1818- 1907).   Marie was nearly all German, although she had one great-great grandfather who was king of the Netherlands and a great-great grandmother who was Anne, the Princess Royal of the United Kingdom.  Marie married well, her remote cousin, the blind prince George of Cumberland, and had three children with him.    Marie is seen here with her granddaughter Marie Louise.

Queen Marie of Hanover was born Marie of Saxe-Altenburg (1818- 1907). Marie was nearly all German, although she had one great-great grandfather who was king of the Netherlands and a great-great grandmother who was Anne, the Princess Royal of the United Kingdom. Marie married well, her remote cousin, the blind prince George of Cumberland, and had three children with him. Marie is seen here with her granddaughter Marie Louise.

Augustus instituted a number of government reforms, and founded the Bibliotheca Augusta, a large library, in Wolfenbüttel. Under the pseudonym Gustavus Selenus, he wrote a book on chess in 1616, Chess or the King's game, and on cryptography in 1624: Cryptomenytices et Cryptographiae libri IX. The pseudonym is a cryptic reference to his name, Gustavus anagrams (with U=V) to Augustus, the surname is a play on the Greek goddess of the moon (Selene). The book on cryptography is largely based on…

Augustus instituted a number of government reforms, and founded the Bibliotheca Augusta, a large library, in Wolfenbüttel. Under the pseudonym Gustavus Selenus, he wrote a book on chess in 1616, Chess or the King's game, and on cryptography in 1624: Cryptomenytices et Cryptographiae libri IX. The pseudonym is a cryptic reference to his name, Gustavus anagrams (with U=V) to Augustus, the surname is a play on the Greek goddess of the moon (Selene). The book on cryptography is largely based on…

Vorst van Nassau-Dietz Periode 	18 januari 1664 – 25 maart 1696 Voorganger 	Willem Frederik Opvolger 	Johan Willem Friso

Vorst van Nassau-Dietz Periode 18 januari 1664 – 25 maart 1696 Voorganger Willem Frederik Opvolger Johan Willem Friso

Examples Of Historical paintings (27)

40 Beautiful Examples Of Historical paintings

Examples Of Historical paintings (27)

Paulus Moreelse (attr.), Portrait of a Nobleman, 1624 - Private collection

Paulus Moreelse (attr.), Portrait of a Nobleman, 1624 - Private collection

Prince Welf Ernst of Hanover, eldest child of Prince Georg Wilhlem and Princess Sophie.  This is the right Welf!

Prince Welf Ernst of Hanover, eldest child of Prince Georg Wilhlem and Princess Sophie. This is the right Welf!

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