A decree of the parlement (1606), obtained by Marguerite de Valois, deprived him of nearly all his possessions, including Auvergne, though he still retained the title.
Everything I found in books that pleased me I retained in my memory, consciously or unconsciously, and adapted it.
In most books, the I, or first person, is omitted; in this it will be retained; that, in respect to egotism, is the main difference.
Antonio and Francesco both having died childless, the duchy passed to Charles of Bourbon (Don Carlos), infante of Spain, who, becoming king of Naples in 1734, surrendered Parma and Piacenza to Austria, but retained the artistic treasures of the Farnese dynasty which he had removed from Parma to Naples.
In 1622 he was made a cardinal, and soon afterwards became bishop of Oviedo, a position which he retained until his death, which occurred at Oviedo on the 2nd of August 1655.
By "what was due from the Ryazan estate" Prince Vasili meant several thousand rubles quitrent received from Pierre's peasants, which the prince had retained for himself.
While he never owned up to it, Betsy and I knew he retained records of ventures into the deeper past, where Howie refused to go.
3 The Copernican theory is rejected in name, but retained in substance.
At a farmers' market I recently visited, one vendor boasted that all his chickens "retained their dignity throughout their life."
As in every large household, there were at Bald Hills several perfectly distinct worlds which merged into one harmonious whole, though each retained its own peculiarities and made concessions to the others.
Taking a deep breath, she lowered the groceries to the steps and retained her grip on the broom.
It seems to have retained some importance up to the time of Hadrian.
However, the duties of archchancellor for Italy were generally discharged by deputy, and after the virtual separation of Italy and Germany, the title alone was retained by the elector.
With unbending dignity, however, he retained his antagonism; and shortly afterwards he was one of the thirteen cardinals who refused to attend the ceremony of the emperor's marriage with Marie Louise.
The material employed in all cases is the droppings of horses, which should be collected fresh, and spread out in thin layers in a dry place, a portion of the short litter being retained well moistened by horse-urine.
This portfolio he retained consecutively in the Freycinet, the Loubet and the Ribot cabinets, 1890-93.
The Roman arms were not very successful, and King Aretas retained his whole possessions, including Damascus, as a Roman ' See Edom, and (for the view that Mal.
But it still retained its importance as a trading and agricultural centre, even in the Roman period, exporting not only agricultural products but textile fabrics and sulphur.
Retained the rest of Bavaria, but made several divisions of their territory, the most important of which was in 1392, when the branches of Ingoldstadt, Munich and Landshut were founded.
They also reject the use of crucifixes and other symbols and ceremonies retained by the Lutherans.
2 " The greatest of all the prejudices we have retained from our infancy is that of believing that the beasts think."
Four years later Thebes used her new predominance in central Greece to restore the Trachinians, who retained Heraclea until 37 1, when Jason of Pherae seized and dismantled it.
The duma, or council, still attended to all the details of the administration; the old boyars still retained their ancient offices and dignities.
The gas is in all probability only mechanically retained in the minerals in which it is found.
There are two conjugations; the passive formation, now wanting inmost Indo-European languages, has been retained, as in Greek; thus kerko-iy, " I seek," forms kerko-n -em, " I am sought."
The following statistics are interesting: - The enormous development of the wheat-growing industry is These figures do not include the wheat ground into flour and sent by way of British Columbia to Asia and Australia, nor the wheat retained by the farmers for seed.
He retained this position until 1517, wrote a Latin grammar, and other manuals for the use of his pupils, and in 1515 travelled in Italy with Ernest.
The state retained control of the ecclesiastical organization, and Calvin secured his much-needed system of discipline.
Thus, although the congregations were Presbyterian, the civil government retained overwhelming influence.
Having the moderator and clerks from the assembly of 1837, they retained the books and papers.
The new town received from Garay the name of Ciudad de la Santissira Trinidad, while its port retained the old appellation of Santa Maria de Buenos Aires.
In Parma, on the other hand, there was very little oppression, the French codes were retained, and the council of state was consulted on all legislative matters.
In Naples King Ferdinand retained some of the laws and institutions of Murats rgime, and many of the functionaries of the former government entered Naples his service; but he revived the Bourbon tradition, the odious police system and the censorship; and a degrading religious bigotry, to which the masses were all too much inclined, became the basis of government and social iife.
The emperor retained the supreme courts of appeal within the cities, and his claim for sustenance at their expense when he came into Italy.
They fortified their houses, retained their military habits, defied the consuls, and carried on feuds in the streets and squares.
At harvest-time the produce is placed in the barns of the lessor, who first deducts 25% as premium, then 16% for battiteria (the difference between corn before and after winnowing), then deducts a proportion for rent and subsidies, so that the portion retained by the actual tiller of the soil is extremely meagre.
He retained through life his early love of song, and during his last illness he passed much of his time in singing.
In 1031 it became the capital of a small Moorish kingdom, and, though temporarily held by the Portuguese in 1168, it retained its independence until 1229, when it was captured by Alphonso IX.
Of Spain, and retained until 1709, when it was ceded to Naples.
Marriage retained the form of purchase, but was essentially a contract to be man and wife together.
If she did not remarry, she lived on in her husband's house and took a child's share on the division of his estate, when the children had grown up. She still retained her dowry and any settlement deeded to her by her husband.
A father had no claim on his married children for support, but they retained a right to inherit on his death.