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Biography of Empress Anna of Russia
Anna Ioannovna / Анна Иоанновна — Золотая ручка: дамская литература XVIII
There was even an ice statue of an elephant that spouted water from its trunk.
Anna became a widow just two months after her marriage.
Anna wore a cape embroidered with gold and a bejeweled tiara, and the ceremony ended with a display of fireworks.