The cult of St Maurice and the Theban legion is found in Switzerland (where two places bear the name in Valais, besides St Moritz in Grisons), along the Rhine, and in north Italy.
MORITZ LAZARUS (1824-1903), German philosopher, was born on the 15th of September 1824 at Filehne, Posen.
Prince Alexander, who was born on the 5th of April 1857, was nephew of the tsar Alexander II., who had married a sister of Prince Alexander of Hesse; his mother, a daughter of Count Moritz von Hauke, had been lady-in-waiting to the tsaritsa.
Freppel, St Justin (3rd ed., 1886); Moritz von Engelhardt, Das Christentum Justins des Mdrtyrers (1878); T.
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He was the son of Johann Moritz von Briihl, a noble who held the office of Oberhofmarschall at the small court of SachsenWeissenfels.
His youngest son, Hans Moritz von Briihl (d.
By his wife Margarethe Schleierweber, the daughter of a French corporal, but renowned for her beauty and intellectual gifts, he was the father of Karl Friedrich Moritz Paul von Briihl (1772-1837), the friend of Goethe, who as intendant-general of the Prussian royal theatres was of some importance in the history of the development of the drama in Germany.
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Moritz Cantor suspects the influence of Diophantine methods, more particularly in the Hindu solutions of indeterminate equations, where certain technical terms are, in all probability, of Greek origin.
Moritz Cantor has suggested that at one time there existed two schools, one in sympathy with the Greeks, the other with the Hindus; and that, although the writings of the latter were first studied, they were rapidly discarded for the more perspicuous Grecian methods, so that, among the later Arabian writers, the Indian methods were practically forgotten and their mathematics became essentially Greek in character.
Modern Works: Lord Acton, Lectures on Modern History, pp. 195-276 (London, 1906); Moritz Brosch, Geschichte von England, Bd.
In the other German schools, though some great names might be found, as Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873), the founder of the modern era in the study of nervous diseases, the general spirit was scholastic and the result barren till the teaching of one man, whom the modern German physicians generally regard as the regenerator of scientific medicine in their country, made itself felt.
Henrivaux, Le Verre et le cristal (Paris, 1887), and La Verrerie au XX' siecle (1903); Chance, Harris and Powell, Principles of Glass-making (London, 1883); Moritz V.
HERMANN FRANZ MORITZ KOPP (1817-1892), German chemist, was born on the 30th of October 1817 at Hanau, where his father, Johann Heinrich Kopp (1777-1858), a physician, was professor of chemistry, physics and natural history at the Lyceum.
In the Silesian wars of Frederick II., Moritz, the ablest of the old Leopold's sons, greatly distinguished himself, especially at the battle of Hohenfriedberg (Striegau), 1745.
At Kesselsdorf it was the wing led by the young Prince Moritz that carried the Austrian lines and won the "Old Dessauer's" last fight.
In the years of peace preceding the Seven Years' War, Moritz was employed by Frederick the Great in the colonizing of the waste lands of Pomerania and the Oder Valley.
When the king took the field again in 1756, Moritz was in command of one of the columns which hemmed in the Saxon army in the lines of Pirna, and he received the surrender of Rutowski's force after the failure of the Austrian attempts at relief.
Next year Moritz underwent changes of fortune.
In the disastrous days which followed, Moritz was under the cloud of Frederick's displeasure.
At the close of that day, Frederick rode down the lines and called out to General Prince Moritz, "I congratulate you, Herr Feldmarschall!"
Vi.; von Orlich, Prinz Moritz von Anhalt-Dessau (Berlin, 1842); Crousatz, Militdrische Denkwiirdigkeiten des Fiirsten Leopold von Anhalt-Dessau (1875); supplements to Milit¢r Wochenblatt (1878 and 1889); Siebigk, Selbstbiographie des Fiirsten Leopold von Anhalt-Dessau (Dessau, 1860 and 1876); Hosa.us, Zur Biographie des Fiirsten Leopold von Anhalt-Dessau (Dessau, 1876); Wilt-dig, Des Alten Dessauers Leben and Taten (3rd ed., Dessau, 1903); Briefe Konig Friedrich Wilhelms I.
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Von Langenn, Moritz Herzog and Churfiirst zu Sachsen (Leipzig, 1841); G.
Voigt, Moritz von Sachsen (Leipzig, 1876); E.
Brandenburg, Moritz von Sachsen (Leipzig, 1898); S.
Issleib, Moritz von Sachsen als protestantischer Furst (Hamburg, 1898); J.
Witter, Die Beziehung and der Verkehr des Kurfiirsten Moritz mit Konig Ferdinand (Jena, 1886); L.
Moritz, Die Wahl Rudolfs II.
Moritz Straszewski, professor of philosophy at the university of Cracow, has also published some remarkable works.
De Blainville added to the knowledge of the shells of the Paris basin; Giovanni Battista Brocchi (1772-1826) in 1814, and Luigi Bellardi (1818-1889) and Giovanni Michelotti (born 1812) in 1840, described the Pliocene molluscs of the subApennine formation of Italy; from Germany and Austria appeared the epoch-making works of Heinrich Ernst Beyrich (1815-1896) and of Moritz Hoernes (1815-1868).
Ruckert, who died here in 1866, and on the other side of the river the tomb of the poet Moritz August von Thiimmel (1738-1817).
The public monuments of Dresden also include the Moritz Monument, a relief dedicated by the elector Augustus to his brother Maurice, a statue of Weber the composer by Rietschel, a bronze statue of Theodor Korner by Hahne', the Rietschel monument on the Briihl Terrace by Schilling, a bust of Gutzkow, and a statue of Bismarck on the promenade.
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Maloja Pass (St Moritz to Chiavenna), carriage road .
8,593 Suvretta Pass (St Moritz to Bevers), bridle path...
A few of these inscriptions are bilingual, in Greek and Lycian, and the clue thus afforded to their interpretation has been followed up, first by Daniel Sharpe and Moritz Schmidt, and in more recent years by J.
Wenck, Kurfurst Moritz and Herzog August (Leipzig, 1874).
P. Moritz; Eng.
Directly he affected a school of thought which contained one logician of first-rate importance in Moritz Wilhelm Drobisch (1802-1896), professor at Leipzig.
Moritz and a party of Cossacks in the service of the Russian government (1850); Stuart (1856); Monteith (1856); D.
HEINRICH MORITZ CHALYBAUS (1796-1862), German philosopher, was born at Pfaffroda in Saxony.
Schoritz was the birthplace of the patriot and poet, Ernst Moritz Arndt.
Here he studied under Moritz Haupt and Otto Jahn until 1851, spent six months in Berlin (chiefly to attend Buckh's lectures), and completed his university studies at Leipzig (1852).
Dessaignes, ibid., 1860, 115, p. 120; by reducing fumaric and maleic acids with sodium amalgam; by heating bromacetic acid with silver to 130° C.; in small quantity by the oxidation of acetic acid with potassium persulphate (C. Moritz and R.
129 ff.; Moritz Schmidt, Monatsb.