The Collector
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The Collector

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The Russian Beauty Who Seduced Aristocrats and Stole Their Wealth

She became a legendary criminal

Photograph by Alexander Krivitskiy (Pexels — image resized by author)

Sonya Golden Hand wasn’t a typical thief. For one thing, she was a woman. And for another, she was a master of disguise and influence.

Despite coming from an impoverished background herself, she had a knack for integrating with the…

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