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Hide 'em in plain sight, so to speak, a la Edgar Allen Poe.
She wrote a la diable, starting with some central thesis to set forth or some problem to investigate, but with no predetermined plot or plan of action.
Flournoy, Des Indes a la Planete Mars (Geneva, 1900; there is an English translation published in London); Proceedings of the Society for Psychical Research, passim.
Among his numerous works may be mentioned Introduction a la philosophie d'Hegel (1855; 2nd ed., 1865); Probleme de la certitude (1845); Le Hegelianisme et la philosophie 0860; Mélanges philosophiques (1862); Essais de philosophie Hegelienne (1864); Strauss, l'ancienne et la nouvelle foi (1873), an attack upon Strauss's last "confession," written from the standpoint of an orthodox Hegelian; and a comprehensive work in Italian, Il Problema dell' Assoluto (Naples, 1872-82).
Voyage aux Indes orientales and Voyage a la Nouvelle Guine'e, severally published at Paris in 1772 and 1776.Advertisement
Blanchard published some Recherches sur les caracteres osteo- logiques des oiseaux appliquees a la classification naturelle de ces animaux, strongly urging the superiority of such characters over those drawn from the bill or feet, which, he remarks, though they may have sometimes given correct notions, have mostly led to mistakes, and, if observations of habits and food have sometimes afforded happy results, they have often been deceptive; so that, should more be wanted than to draw up a mere inventory of creation or trace the distinctive outline of each species, zoology without anatomy would remain a barren study.
From his reign therefore Antioch may be regarded as a dependency of Jerusalem; and thus the end of Baldwin's reign (1131) may be said to mark the time when the Latin kingdom of Jerusalem stands complete, with its own boundaries stretching from Beirut in the north to el-Arish and Aila in the south, and with the three Frankish powers of the north admitting its suzerainty.
Notre Image, in which Rejane made one of her last appearances, Les Sc urs d'Amour (1919), L'Homme a la Rose (1920) and La Tendresse (1921), are among his recent successful plays.
Coming to Italy during an epidemic of plague, he was very diligent in tending the sick in the public hospitals at Aquapendente, Cesena and Rome, and effected many miraculous cures by entre nous, a la vie, a la mort."
In 1599 the privilege of making " Voires de cristal a la faschon Venise," was granted to Philippe de Gridolphi of Antwerp. In 1623 Anthony Miotti, a Muranese, addressed a petition to Philip IV.Advertisement
In 1779 he published an important investigation of the laws of friction (Theorie des machines simples, en ayant regard au frottement de leurs parties et a la roideur des cordages), which was followed twenty years later by a memoir on fluid resistance.
His publications include Chimie appliquee a la physiologie et a la pathologie animate (1863); Traite des matieres colorantes (1867); Les Fermentations (1875), which was translated into German, Italian and English; and an excellent Traite de chimie generate in seven volumes (1880-1894).
Monge's various mathematical papers are to a considerable extent reproduced in the Application de l'analyse a la Geometrie (4th ed., last revised by the author, Paris, 1819); the pure text of this is reproduced in the 5th ed.
His taste in cookery, formed in subterranean ordinaries and a la mode beef shops, was far from delicate.
At one time he edited La Republique francaise, and after his retirement from public life he wrote Le Retour a la terre et la sur production industrielle, tout en faveur de l'agriculture (1905).Advertisement
Ballades in Blue China (1880, enlarged edition, 1888), Ballads and Verses Vain (1884), selected by Mr Austin Dobson; Rhymes a la Mode (1884), Grass of Parnassus (1888), Ban and Arriere Ban (1894), New Collected Rhymes (1905).
The score was accidentally destroyed by fire, but a set of studies a la Czerny and Cramer, belonging to 1826 and published at Marseilles as 12 Etudes, op. i., is extant, and shows remarkable precocity.
The mathematical influence of Monge had two sides represented respectively by his two great works, the Geometric descriptive and the Application de l'analyse a la geometrie.
His father, whose Christian name was the same, was avocat du roi a la Table de Marbre du Palais, and also held the position of maitre des eaux et forets in the vicomte (or bailliage, as some say) of Rouen.
The thesis written for his doctorate, Application de l'analyse chimique a la toxicologic (1859), was followed by many papers on chemistry contributed to learned journals, and his Principes de chimie fondes sur les theories modernes (1865) reached its 5th edition in 1890.Advertisement
The other works of Cicognara are - the Memorie storiche de' litterati ed artisti Ferraresi (1811); the Vite de' più insigni pittori e scultori Ferraresi, MS.; the Memorie spettanti alla storia della calcografia (1831); and a large number of dissertations on painting, sculpture, engraving and other kindred subjects.
These are mainly embodied in his three great treatises, Cours d'analyse de l'Ecole Polytechnique (1821); Le Calcul infinitesimal (1823); Lecons sur les applications du calcul infinitesimal a la g'ometrie (1826-1828); and also in his courses of mechanics (for the Ecole Polytechnique), higher algebra (for the Faculte des Sciences), and of mathematical physics (for the College de France).
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The hotel has an a la carte restaurant which specializes in nouvelle cuisine.
Many serve a range of dishes from a la Carte cuisine to fish and chips and ice cream.Advertisement
Dinner is predominantly a la carte and ideal for casual diners or larger parties.
Coupled with stage fave a la pub rock and Hey Joe riff - Go Buddy Go.
The first piece was a droning and resonant and, tho there was no fancy fretwork a la Dave MacGruer, I was gobsmacked.
From pub grub to fine dining, cream teas to a la carte.
The remainder of the movie then unfolds backward a'la SCHRAMM or MEMENTO, retracing the events that led to this hellish inferno of violence.
Little bit by can generate in a la video slots a juggling jester.
A national average of 55% of all ARLA member agents reported oversupply compared with 56% in February.
Marcel Proust, In Search of Lost Time The performance A la recherche du temps perdu takes the code literally.
Diners can choose from the a la carte menu, or share a platter with willing friends.
Our renowned a la Carte restaurant serves organic fresh local produce from land and bay.
Upstairs is more upmarket with a full a la carte menu.
Consuelo (1842-1844) and its sequel La Comtesse de Rudolstadt (1843-1845) are fantaisies a la Chopin, though the stage on which they are played is the Venice of Musset.
To him has also been ascribed the work, La generate et fidele Relation de tout ce qui s'est passe en l'isle de Re, envoyee par le roi a la royne sa mere (Paris, 1627).
The most conspicuous building is the old ducal castle of Hohentubingen, built in1507-1535on a hill overlooking the town, and now containing the university library of 460,000 volumes, the observatory, the chemical laboratory, &c. Among the other chief buildings are the quaint old Stiftskirche (1469-1483), a Gothic building containing the tombs of the rulers of Wurttemberg, the new aula and numerous institutes of the university, all of which are modern, and the town-hall dating from 1435 and restored in 1872.
In this capacity he made a sensation by his L'Etat de la France a la fin de l'an VIII (1800), which he had been commissioned by Bonaparte to draw up, as a manifesto to foreign nations, after the coup d'Nat of the 18th Brumaire.
The first of these was Ober den Unsprung andCharakterdesKrieges gegen die franzosische Revolution (1801), by many regarded as Gentz's masterpiece; another important brochure, Von dem politischen Zustande von Europa vor and nach der Revolution, a criticism of Hauterive's De l'etat de la France a la fin de l'an VIII, appeared the same year.
And The Canadian Folk Singer, Though In A Land Of Myriad Springs, Still Goes A La Claire Fontaine Of His Ancestral Fancy; While The Lullabies His Mother Sang Him, Like The Love Songs With Which He Serenades His Blonde, Were Nearly All Sung Throughout The Normandy Of Le Grand Monarque.
Beethoven's Nine Symphonies; Berlioz's " Symphonie fantastique," " Harold en Italie "; Benediction et Serment (Benvenuto Cellini); Danse des Sylphes (Damnation de Faust); Weber's overtures, Der Freischiitz, Euryanthe, Oberon, Jubilee; Beethoven's and Hummel's Septets; Schubert's Divertissement a la Hongroise; Beethoven's Concertos in C minor, G and E flat (orchestra for a second piano); Wagner's Tannhauser overture, march, romance, chorus of pilgrims; Lohengrin, Festzug and Brautlied, Elsa's Brautgang, Elsa's Traum, Lohengrin's Verweiss an Elsa; Fliegender Hollander, Spinnlied; Rienzi, Gebet; Rheingold, Walhall; Meistersinger, " Am stillen Herd "; Tristan, Isolde's Liebestod; Chopin's six Chants Polonais; Meyerbeer's Schillermarsch; Bach's six organ Preludes and Fugues; Prelude and Fugue in G minor; Beethoven, Adelaide; 6 miscellaneous and 6 Geistliche Lieder; Liederkreis; Rossini's Les Soirees musicales; Schubert, 59 songs; Schumann, 13 songs; Mendelssohn, 8 songs; Robert Franz, 13 songs.
The other works of Cicognara are - the Memorie storiche de' litterati ed artisti Ferraresi (1811); the Vite de' piÃ¹ insigni pittori e scultori Ferraresi, MS.; the Memorie spettanti alla storia della calcografia (1831); and a large number of dissertations on painting, sculpture, engraving and other kindred subjects.
Then he would turn away to the portrait of his dead Lise, who with hair curled a la grecque looked tenderly and gaily at him out of the gilt frame.
Closing his eyes, he bowed a la francaise, without taking leave, and trying to attract as little attention as possible, he left the room.
The countess was to wear a claret-colored velvet dress, and the two girls white gauze over pink silk slips, with roses on their bodices and their hair dressed a la grecque.
With regard to supplies for the army, Napoleon decreed that all the troops in turn should enter Moscow a la maraude * to obtain provisions for themselves, so that the army might have its future provided for.
Our renowned a la carte restaurant serves organic fresh local produce from land and bay.
Proust 's A la recherche du temps perdu published.
Choosing from the A la Carte section I started with the Quail with a vinaigrette salad and foie gras at 85 francs.
Curved edges and scrolls a la 18th century French furniture was the most popular style in the early and middle Victorian period.
If that means black liquid liner, and red lips a la Gwen Stefani, then so be it.
These items can be purchased a la carte at Amazon and Sephora.
Dispense with the cake altogether and use an a la carte dessert bar, or serve high-end Popsicles, puddings, custards, cookies, or other sweet treats.
Dora pillow shams can be purchased a la carte, too.
While designs and colors change from year to year, many stars stick to classic looks, a la Audrey Hepburn and vintage designs.
In addition to formal master's degrees, many institutions offer graduate certificates, career certificates or a la carte course offerings in graduate-level work.
Do you plan to pick and choose courses a la carte style from various universities or stick to an array from just one school?
Gobble Green! ships prepared vegan meals in bunches or a la carte options.
Rockabilly, which combined rock 'n' roll and hillbilly a la Elvis, was an intense, rhythm-driven music that made for very busy dancing, like the Jitterbug of the 1940s and the Charleston in the 1920s.
If you want a sexy sweater a la Joan in Mad Men - or something of an earlier era - the best route is to knit it yourself.
After each fight, you earn experience and gain levels a la RPG style, which let you distribute points to stamina, technique and power attributes.
An example of this is when you're traveling along the coast, which is infested with underground creatures that sense vibrations in the ground a la Tremors.
Karaoke Revolution utilizes a microphone, where players sing along to on-screen lyrics a la karaoke, and are scored on correct pitch.
The game is designed to be 2.5D, meaning that the action is primarily side-scrolling a la the original Mario Bros series on the NES, but the graphics have a three-dimensional feel to them.
The latest title pretty much jettisons the arcade-style of play found in previous versions of the series, and now focuses more on reversals, submissions and mat wrestling, a la the N64 games.
Massive extraction a la New World and Super Tuscan in nature, displaying inky purple in color.
True, Malbec is grown in Napa Valley and Sonoma Valley, but it's usually blended a la Bordelaise as part of a Meritage concoction.
This region is probably known more for Sauternes-like golden-white wines but many gravitated toward reds a la the other Bordelaise.
There are plenty of good restaurants, but go to the Hitching Post for a steak and conjure up that image of that dysfunctional Pinot lover Miles a la Sideways at the bar.
To get it, sign up for either VPak, which includes Dashboard and unlimited Mobile Web, or go for the A La Carte option, which charges per megabyte sent and received and does not include Mobile Web.
Simply putting your hair back in a head band, a la Alice in Wonderland has a retro and girlish and yet very modern and sophisticated look.
Though we may not all have access to a team of stylists on a regular basis, we can all experiment and be bold, a la Ms. Abdul!
Maybe you grew up in the 80s when everything was neon, stonewashed or loaded down with accessories a la Madonna.
Packages come with enough invitations and tableware for eight guests, but you also have the option of buying supplies for additional guests or purchasing any extras as an a la carte option.
The most common fairy tutus are knee length or in a handkerchief cut, a la Tinkerbell.
Although these packages are not always the best deal, they often offer significant savings over buying each item a la carte.
The bogus commercials purporting to be in support of the various actresses nominated, which were classic political-style 'attack' ads a la the 'Swiftboat Veterans for Truth', were funny stuff.
Consider getting a LA Perks Pass or Go San Diego Card that includes admission to Knott's Berry Farm.
If you are seriously daring, wear a catsuit or bodysuit a la Lady Gaga and then slip into your granny boots for a really fashion-forward look that will turn a lot of heads.
The breakfast menu also includes a fine selection of a la carte items for those wanting a smaller meal.
Purchasing pieces of your vacation a la carte gives you maximum flexibility, but it also gives you maximum prices.
Your other travel option is going a la carte.
Like ordering a la carte items off a restaurant menu, purchasing your spring break travel individually can jack up the cost.
A fruit-covered hat or turban a la Carmen Miranda would be especially suitable.
While you won't all be lounging around in your lingerie a la the girls of the 1940s and 1950s pin-ups, you could give each other pin-up makeovers as you shop for your very own pieces of retro-inspired lingerie.
Many of the lower-priced hosting companies offer a la carte items as a marketing scheme.
You can order rodizio style, where skewers of everything are brought to the table and sliced onto your plate for as long as you wish, or a la carte.
Leonard's offers both a barbecue buffet as well as a traditional a la carte menu featuring a wide variety of barbeque favorites.
This menu changes daily and also features an a la carte menu for those who do not want to test five courses or for those with a dietary restriction or food allergy.
A range of sushi and sashimi is offered a la carte, as are a few attractive tempura and teriyaki dinner options (each served with soup, salad, and rice).
Dinner offers even more options with larger size portions of the lunch specials, sushi served as a platter or a la carte.
Kotobuki offers a large a la carte selection of fixed-price sushi.
You can choose from all-you-can-eat buffet dining or purchase meals a la carte.