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Gustavus III and His Contemporaries, 1746-1792

An Overlooked Chapter of Eighteenth Century History. Volume 2

by Robert Nisbet Bain

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Published by Adamant Media Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Europe,Robert Nisbet Bain,Gustavus III,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • History / Europe / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages329
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11635474M
    ISBN 101402177186
    ISBN 109781402177187

    Robert Nisbet Bain, Gustavus III. and his Contemporaries – an overlooked chapter of eighteenth century history (London, , vol. II) O. Wallqvist, Själfbiografiska anteckningar, ed. J. Helander (Uppsala, ) Josef Rosengren, Om Olof .   GUSTAVUS III. (). King of Sweden from to He was born Janu , and succeeded his father, Adolphus Frederick (q.v.), in , at a period when the royal power had almost disappeared before the encroachments of the nobility, and the country was distracted by the strife of the rival political parties known as the “Hats” and “Caps.” (See .

    The provinces of Sweden (Swedish: Sveriges landskap) are historical, geographical and cultural regions. Sweden has 25 provinces and they have no administrative function, but remain historical legacies and the means of cultural identification. Dialects and folklore rather follows the provincial borders than the borders of the counties. Several of them were subdivisions of Sweden until . Gustavus III and His Contemporaries, An Overlooked Chapter of Eighteenth Century History. Volume Prometheus Bound and Other 5/5(1).

    Gustavus III, –92, king of Sweden (–92), son and successor of Adolphus Frederick. When Gustavus ascended the throne, he found his kingdom torn by civil strife. To the conflicting interests of peasants, nobles, priests, and officials was added the struggle between the aggressive, pro-French, and aristocratic Hat party and the more conservative, pro-Russian . Adolf Frederick or Adolph Frederick (Swedish: Adolf Fredrik, German: Adolf Friedrich; 14 May – 12 February ) was King of Sweden from until his death. He was the son of Christian August of Holstein-Gottorp, Prince of Eutin, and Albertina Frederica of Baden-Durlach.. The first king from the House of Holstein-Gottorp, Adolf Frederick was a weak monarch, Predecessor: Frederick I.


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Gustavus III () was king of 1746-1792 book from to He was an enlightened despot and a philosophe. Born on Jan. 24,Gustavus III was the eldest son of Adolphus Frederick, an ineffectual king of Sweden, and Louisa Ulrika, the sister of Frederick the Great of Prussia.

He was educated by Carl Gustav Tessin and Karl Scheffer, two of Sweden's more. Gustav III (24 January [O.S. 13 January] – 29 March ) note on dates was King of Sweden from until his assassination in He was the eldest son of Adolf Frederick, King of Sweden and Queen Louise Ulrika (a sister of King Frederick the Great of Prussia), and a first cousin of Empress Catherine the Great of Russia by reason of their common descent from Father: Adolf Frederick of Sweden.

Gustavus Adolphus (9/19 December – 6/16 NovemberO.S./N.S.), also known in English as Gustav II Adolf or Gustav II Adolph, was the King of Sweden from toand is credited for the founding of Sweden as a great power (Swedish: Stormaktstiden).He led Sweden to military supremacy during the Thirty Years' War, helping to determine the political as well as Father: Charles IX, King of Sweden.

Gustavus III and His Contemporaries, V1: An Overlooked Chapter of Eighteenth Century History () by Robert Nisbet Bain | 10 Sep Paperback. Bain, Gustavus III and His Contemporaries, An Overlooked Chapter of Eighteenth Century History (2 vols., ), although dated, is a useful work in English.

Detailed accounts of Gustavus III appear in Carl Hallendorf and Adolf Schück, A History of Sweden (; rev. ), and Andrew A.

Stomberg, A History of Sweden (). Gustavus Iii And His Contemporaries, An Overlooked Chapter Of Eighteenth Century History; Volume 1 [Robert Nisbet Bain] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

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Nisbet Bain (Book) An account of the death of the late King of Sweden: in a pathetic letter, to a friend in England: with a circumstantial account of the catastrophe of His most Christian Majesty's unhappy death. Linguist. Robert Nisbet Bain (–) was a British historian and linguist who worked for the British Museum.

Bain was a fluent linguist who could use over twenty languages. Besides translating a number of books he also used his skills to Employer: British Museum. Get this from a library. Gustavus III and his contemporaries, [R Nisbet Bain].

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London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner 『グスタフ3世とその治世: 年年』。 年。 The daughter of Peter the Great. A history of Russian diplomacy.国籍: イギリス. He was succeeded by his son, Gustavus IV.

A gifted and learned monarch, Gustavus was the author of dramas and poems. He patronized science and literature and founded () the Swedish Academy. Bibliography. See R. Bain, Gustavus III and His Contemporaries, –92 ().

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Sweden: The era of Gustav III. When Frederick of Hessen died inhe was succeeded by Adolf Frederick, who ruled until his death in