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Tag: Louis Alexandre Andrault de Langeron

What’s your name, Odessa? Four charming legends

The lack of water and temper of Catherine II, the name of an ancient Greek settlement or Deribas’ fascination for .....

Baths and “Guardians of Morality” in Odessa

The tradition of spending summer holidays on the beach dates back to the 19th century, when seaside resorts became fashionable. .....

Paris fashion influence in Odessa in XIX century

200 years Fashion: ladies dressed in the “Palais Royal” and shone at the balls of Langeron and Marazli. We will .....

Odessa bridges: Novikov Bridge

The story about the oldest of the stone bridges in Odessa: the Novikov Bridge, built in 1822-1824. One can only .....

Odessa stories: how fashion trend was set in the 19th century

The world of Odessa fashion in the 19th century stood on three pillars. The real names of these tailors were: .....

Five French immigrants in Russian Empire

Drawing up the history of Novorossia, breeding mussels, draining swamps, building theaters, wars and other important matters that the French, .....

A view from outside: Singapore – the new version of Odessa

Mike Gerasimov has written an essay for The Odessa Journal titled “Singapore – the new version of Odessa” Why modern .....