Calvi sentence example
- Calvi), an ancient city of Campania, belonging originally to the Aurunci, on the Via Latina, 8 m.
- CALVI, a sea-port in Corsica, capital of an arrondissement in the N.W.
- It is situated on the Bay of Calvi, in a malarial region, and is the port in Corsica nearest to France, being 109 m.
- Calvi was founded in the 13th century and in 1278 passed into the hands of the Genoese.
- In recognition thereof the Genoese senate caused the words Civitas Calvi semper fidelis to be carved on the chief gate of the city, which still preserves the inscription.Advertisement
- In 1794 Calvi was captured by the English, but it was retaken by the Corsicans in the following year.
- Calvi, Memorie della vita di Francesco Raibolini (1812), and especially G.
- Aimoin, who died about ioio, must be distinguished from Aimoin, a monk of St Germain-des-Pres, who wrote De miraculis sancti Germani, and a fragment De Normanorum gestis circa Parisiacam urbem et de divin g in eos ultione tempore Caroli calvi.
- Calvi, Notizie dei principali professori di belle arti (Milan, 1869); Arsene Houssaye, Histoire de L.
- - Windsor: Nine MSS., chiefly on anatomy, published entire in simple facsimile by Rouveyre (Paris, 1901); partially, with transliterations and introduction by Piumati and Sabachnikoff (Paris, 1898, foil.); British Museum: one MS., miscellaneous, unpublished; Victoria and Albert Museum: ten note-books bound in 3 vols.; facsimile by Rouveyre, Holkham (collection of Lord Leicester), 1 vol., on hydraulics and the action of water; published in facsimile with transliteration and notes by Gerolamo Calvi.Advertisement
- by the archdeacon Wibert (1615), Marcellinus and Idatius (1619), Anastasius the librarian (1620), Eusebius of Caesarea (1643), Hincmar (1645), Hrabanus Maurus (1647), Rufinus and Loup de Ferrieres (1650), &c., and above all his edition of the capitularies of Charles the Bald (Karoli Calvi et successorum aliquot Franciae regum capitula, 1623) and of the councils of ancient France (Concilia antiquae Galliae, 1629, 3 vols., new ed.