Earlier he'd signed up to take his July vacation in Iowa, biking the 400 miles across that state on a seven-day bike tour known as "RAGBRAI," named for the sponsoring Des Moines Register newspaper.
In Les Lettres d'un voyageur, which ran in the Revue des deux mondes between 1834 and 1836, we have not only impressions of travel, but the direct impressions of men and things not distorted by the exigencies of a novel.
Her final word on herself rings true, " Toujours tourmentee des choses divines."
Tucking, Geschichte des Stifts Miinster unter C. B.
Of him by Victor Cousin will be found in the Revue des deux mondes for the 1st of March 1840.
' Many of them are described and illustrated in the Monographie des loxiens of Prince C. L.
He was the son of the historian Jean Pierre Erman (1735-1814), author of Histoire des refugies.
Bechtel, Die Inschriften des ion.
Durrbach in Daremberg and Saglio's Dictionnaire des antiquites; A.
In 1836 he was elected a member of the Academie des sciences politiques et morales, was raised to the peerage in 1839 and in 1843 became doyen of the faculty of law.
Nettement, Philippe- Egalite (Paris, 1842); Laurentie, Histoire des ducs d'Orleans (Paris, 1832); G.
From June to October the inundations of the Mekong cover most of the country, portions of which, notably the Plaine des Jones in the north and a large tract of the peninsula of Ca-Mau, are little else than marshes.
16' 24" 16' 16" 8 Gascoigne, from his observations, deduces the greatest variation of the apparent diameter of the sun to be 35"; according to the Connaissance des temps it amounts to 32" 3.3 These results prove the enormous advance attained in accuracy by Gascoigne, and his indisputable title to the credit of inventing the micrometer.
Hartmann of Potsdam, and is described by him in the Publicationen des astrophysikalischen Observatoriums zu Potsdam, Bd.
Elster, Beitrage zur Kritik des Lohengrin (Halle, 1884), and R.
Further promotion came rapidly; in 1817 he was appointed director of the Ecole des Chartes, in 1819 inspector-general of the university, and in 1831 professor of history in the College de France.
The most important work of Letronne is the Recueil des inscriptions grecques et latines de l'Egypte, of which the first volume appeared in 18 4 2, and the second in 1848.
Lamy, Deux femmes celebres, Madame Roland et Charlotte Corday (Paris, 1884).; C. Bader, Madame Roland, d'apres des lettres et des manuscrits inedits (Paris, 1892); A.
His later publications included: The Early Christian Conception of Christ (1905), Die Entstehung des Christentums (1905; Eng.
Trans., 1907), and Die Entwicklung des Christentums (1907).
He wrote, amongst other works, a Histoire des troubles des Cevennes ou de la guerre des Camisards (1760).
Schneckenburger, Vergleichende Darstellung des lutherischen and reformierten Lehrbegriffs (Stuttgart, 1855); G.
See Char, Geschichte des Herzogtums Kleve (Cleves, 1845); Velsen, Die Stadt Kleve (Cleves, 1846); R.
A facsimile of the original editions of Maximilian's autobiographical and semi-autobiographical works has been published in nine volumes in the Jahrbi cher der kunsthistorischen Sammlungen des Kaiserhauses (Vienna, 1880-1888).
(Stuttgart, 1845) and Aktenstiicke and Briefe zur Geschichte des Hauses Habsburg im Zeitalter Maximilians I.
Vollm3ller, "Das Brunnenhaus des Theagenes," in Mitteil.
Des Cartes (Paris, 1691; Eng.
(3rd ed., Paris, 1838), Fragments de philosophie cartesienne (Paris, 1845), and in the Journal des savants (1860-1861); F.
Zeumer; and Fustel de Coulanges, Histoire des institutions politiques del' ancienne France: La monarchie franque (Paris, 1888).
The La France and the Lamarque are the most fragrant; but the Marechal Neil, Solfaterre, Jacqueminot, Nipheots, Etoile de Lyon, Papa Gontier, Gabrielle Drevet and the Perle des Jardines are all lovely roses.
They were beans cheerfully returning to their wild and primitive state that I cultivated, and my hoe played the Ranz des Vaches for them.
Whether he finally survived that combat, and spent the remainder of his days in some Hotel des Invalides, I do not know; but I thought that his industry would not be worth much thereafter.
"Voila l'agrement des camps, monsieur le Prince," * said the staff officer.
Certains droits et privileges de la noblesse me paraissent etre des moyens de soutenir ce sentiment. *