Carte blanche never breaks bad for me.
Tell Brennan he has carte blanch to give us everything within reason we might need.
"Carte blanche is beyond high," he said.
Dean tried listening to the two conversations while responding to the one, all at the same time but only managed to catch Cynthia's carte blanc offer for Martha to stay, 'as long as necessary'.
You should never offer carte blanche to someone who just might take you up on it.
Malebranche gave all causation to God; and the acosmist - as Hegel called him, in repudiation of Bayle's nickname " atheist " - Spinoza, from the premises of Carte.
"It is a wyues occupation," he says, " to wynowe all maner of comes, to make malte, to washe and wrynge, to make heye, shere come, and, in time of nede, to helpe her husbande to fyll the mucke wayne or dounge carte, dryue the ploughe, to loode heye, come and suche other; and to go or ride to the market to sel butter, chese, mylke, egges, chekyns, capons, hennes, pygges, gese, and all maner of comes."
de Morgan, Carte de la necropole memphite (Cairo, 1897); Baedeker's Egypt; J.
In Italian, Spanish and Portuguese the word mappa has retained its place, by the side of carta, for marine charts, but in other languages both kinds of maps 1 are generally known by a word derived from the Latin charta, as carte in French, Karte in German, Kaart in Dutch.
A chart, in French, is called carte hydrographique, marine or des cotes; in Spanish or Portuguese carta de marear, in Italian carta da navigare, in German Seekarte (to distinguish it from Landkarte), in Dutch Zeekaart or Paskaart.
1719), and these were utilized in a Carte de France " as corrected from the observations of the members of the Academy of Sciences " (1666-1699), in a map of the world (1694) by D.
Among other French works of importance deserving notice are Le Neptune oriental of Mannevillette (1745) and more especially the Carte geometrique de la France, which is based upon surveys carried on (1744-1783) by Cesar Francois Cassini de Thury and his son Dominique de Cassini.
Of the Austrian Netherlands, Count Joseph de Ferrari published a chorographic map on the same scale as Cassini's Carte de la France (1777).
Hachures of a rude nature first made their appearance on David Vivier's map of the environs of Paris (1674), and on Cassini's Carte de la France.
It has served as a basis for a Carte de la France, published by the Service Vicinal on a scale of i: 100,00°, in 59 6 sheets, and of a general map prepared by the ministere des travaux publics on a scale of I: 200,000 in 80 sheets.
and grey shading in chalk (Berthaut, La Carte de France, 1750-1898; Paris, 189 9).
A geological map of France on a scale of I: 80,000 is nearly completed, there are also a map (1: 500,000) by Carez and Vasseur, and an official Carte geologique (1: i,000,000; 1906).
The new survey of Belgium was completed in 1872 and there have been published 527 plane-table sections or planchettes on a scale of 1: 20,000 (1866-1880), a " Carte topographique de la Belgique," in 72 sheets, on a scale of g 1:40,000 (1861-1883), and a more recent map in 26 sheets on a scale of 1:100,000 (1903-1912).
Greece is still dependent upon foreigners for its maps, among which the Carte de Grece (1: 200,000) from rapid surveys made.
The Bureau of the Indo-Chinese general staff, has published a map of Indo-China, including Cambodia, in 45 sheets (1: 200,000, 1895), while to the service geographique de l'Indo-Chine, organized in 1899, we owe a Carte de l'Indo-Chine (I :500,000).
Of Morocco there are many maps, among which several compiled by the French service geographique de 1'armee, including a Carte du Maroc (1;200,000), in progress since 1909.
de Salma, Obock (Paris, 1893); Carte de la ate franraise des Somalis, I :500,000 (Paris, 1908).
Zonghi, Antiche Carte Fabrianesi.
Rolland, "Carte geologique du littoral nord de la Tunisie," Bull.
A Carte de la Cote d'Ivoire by A.
Z ` apek, Bohemia under Habsburg Misrule (1915); The Bohemian Biography (1918); Dedecek, La Tchecoslovaquie et les Tchecoslovaques (1919); Louis Eisenmann, La Tchecoslovaquie, une carte hors texte (1921); Etienne Fournol, De la Succession d'Autriche (1918); Hoetzl and Joachim, The Constitution of the Czechoslovak Republic (1920); D.
With this carte blanche in his pocket, Repnin proceeded to treat the diet as if it were already the slave of the Russian empress.
Coppolani, Les Confreries religieuses musulmanes (Algiers, 1897), and Carte de l'Algerie.
The best general maps are those of the Carte de l'Algerie, in numerous sheets, on the scale of I: 50,000 (published by the Service geographique de l'Armee, Paris).
His joint memoirs with Brongniart, Essai sur la geographie des environs de Paris avec une carte geognostique et des coupes de terrain (1808) and Description geologique des environs de Paris (1835) were based on the wonderful succession of Tertiary faunas in the rocks of the Paris basin.
Carte, Life of James, Duke of Ormond (new ed., Oxford, 1851).
9, 1906), and Carte des Iles Comores, by A.
2 of Carte de l'Afrique (Service geog.
THOMAS CARTE (1686-1754), English historian, was born at Dusmoon, near Clifton.
By the insertion in it of the statement that the king's evil had been cured by the Pretender, Carte forfeited the favour of most of his patrons.
Since, in spite of this object-lesson, the Polish nobles still continued their offers, the peasants consulted the local Austrian authorities as to what course they should take; and the local authorities, unaccustomed to arriving at any decision without consulting Vienna, practically gave them carte blanche to do as they liked.
These instruments have done admirable work in connexion with the great international undertaking, the Carte du Ciel.
Rouget, La Guinee (Paris, 1908), an official publication, the annual Reports on French West Africa, published by the British Foreign Office, and the Carte de la Guinee fran9aise by A.
Carte, Life of Ormonde (new ed.
One year later appeared the first book printed in Moldavia, the collection of homilies Carte romdneasca de invdteiturci (Jassy, 1643).
There is a still more monumental collectionthe Carte Paperson Irish affairs in the Bodleian Library, where also the Tanner MSS.
Knowler (1739); Thomas Carte, Life of Ormonde (1735-1736), and Ormonde Papers (1739); Roger Boyle, earl of Orrery, State Letters (1743); the Contemporary History of Affairs in Ireland, 1641-1652 (1879-1880), and History of the Irish Confederation and the War in Ireland, 1641-1649 (1882--1891), both edited by Sir J.
Hartley, Description of the Delta of the Danube (1862 and 1874); Memoire sur le regime administratif etabli aux embouchures du Danube (Galatz, 1867); Desjardins, Rhone et Danube, a defence of the canalization scheme (Paris, 1870); Carte du Danube entre Braila et la mer, published by the European Commission (Leipzig, 1874); Peters, Die Donau and ihr Gebiet, eine geologische Studie (1876); A.
ala Carte restaurant, pool table, internet access.
given carte Blanche, which piece of work or project would you most like to direct?
You have carte Blanche in the account of human lives.
But the Act does not offer carte Blanche for anyone who might now think bankruptcy is the easiest way out.
The terrorist attacks handed a temporary carte Blanche to missile defense advocates, with important implications for the disarmament agenda of the 21st century.
Each state's business Corporation Act gives business corporations carte Blanche to engage in any lawful business activity.
He is thereby giving scientists carte Blanche to do as they please.
If I commit a breach of the peace, it gives you carte blanche to commit one as well?
At Republic diners have a choice of either the Ã la carte menu or opt for the all-you-can-eat buffet.
I opted for tuna carpaccio with pepper and rocket salad from the Ã la carte menu.
given carte blanche, which piece of work or project would you most like to direct?
You have carte blanche in the account of human lives.
But the Act does not offer carte blanche for anyone who might now think bankruptcy is the easiest way out.
The terrorist attacks handed a temporary carte blanche to missile defense advocates, with important implications for the disarmament agenda of the 21st century.
Each state's business Corporation Act gives business corporations carte blanche to engage in any lawful business activity.
He is thereby giving scientists carte blanche to do as they please.
All food freshly prepared by experienced chef, extensive a la carte menu... .
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.
As the evening draws in our dining room becomes home to a simply delectable 'a la carte ' menu.
delicious dishes a la carte.
Dinner is predominantly a la carte and ideal for casual diners or larger parties.
evening diners may select from our first class a la carte or table d'hote menus.
From pub grub to fine dining, cream teas to a la carte.
include assisting the Head Chef in producing food for functions, carveries and a la carte restaurant.
Main courses from the a la Carte menu cost £ 12.50.
nonproliferation treaty cannot be complied with Ã la carte.
Now you have carte blanche to choose a summer pallette from scratch.
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.
tintype photo mounted behind a carte de visite sized cardboard mount.
tuna carpaccio with pepper and rocket salad from the Ã la carte menu.
Upstairs is more upmarket with a full a la carte menu.
Imfeld, Carte de la chaine du Mont Blanc (1896, new edition 1905).
Especially important has been the problem of measuring the " catalogue plates " ofthe international Carte du ciel - a work that implies the determination of the positions of some millions of stars - that is to say, of all stars to the i ith or 12th magnitude.
On the geology of France see the classic Explication de la carte goloique de La France (Paris, vol.
Soc., 3 vols., Dublin, 1879); also History of the Irish Confederation and the War in Ireland (Dublin, 1882); John O'Hart, Irish Pedigrees (Dublin, 1881); The Montgomery MSS., " The Flight of the Earls, 1607" (p. 767), edited by George Hill (Belfast, 1878); Thomas Carte, History of the Life of James, Duke of Ormonde (3 vols., London, 1 735); C. P. Meehan, Fate and Fortunes of Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone, and Rory O'Donel, Earl of Tyrconnel (Dublin, 1886); Richard Bagwell, Ireland under the Tudors, with an Account of the Earlier History (3 vols., London, 1885-1890); J.
A chart on Mercator's projection is called Wassende graadkaart in Dutch, carte reduite in French.
It has served as a basis for a Carte de la France, published by the Service Vicinal on a scale of i: 100,00Ã‚°, in 59 6 sheets, and of a general map prepared by the ministere des travaux publics on a scale of I: 200,000 in 80 sheets.
xi.; Carte geologique de la regence de Tunis, 1 :800,000 with notes (Tunis, 1892).
The elevation includes (i) the gently swelling rise which separates 1 Carte generale bathymetrique des oceans dressee par ordre de S.A.S.
On the 14th of January 1649 he had forwarded to the council a signed carte blanche, granting any conditions provided his father's life were spared.
Our renowned a la carte restaurant serves organic fresh local produce from land and bay.
Gem Portraits Below are two a Gem Portraits - a small tintype photo mounted behind a carte de visite sized cardboard mount.
Choosing from the A la Carte section I started with the Quail with a vinaigrette salad and foie gras at 85 francs.
Of course, members do not have carte blanche to put absolutely any image on their cards that they want to.
As surprising as it may sound, it's always easier to work with a budget guiding you than to have a carte blanche project.
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.
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?
Reservations Restaurants: These exclusive restaurants require a per-person cover charge or may feature an ala carte menu, but few families opt for this decadent dining with children.
Gobble Green! ships prepared vegan meals in bunches or a la carte options.
It allows you to purchase options 'a la carte.'
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.
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.
Although these packages are not always the best deal, they often offer significant savings over buying each item a la carte.
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.
People don't always realize how necessary it is to take the proper steps to carte for their skin; the uncomfortable and unsightly effects of neglect on winter skin care can be treated and prevented to keep you looking your best.
Many of the lower-priced hosting companies offer a la carte items as a marketing scheme.
The good news is that there are many companies that offer various SEO services, ranging from simple "a la carte" services for less than $10 to SEO packages that cost thousands.
Instead, it comes in a modular design, with basic web design features offered at a very low price and special features added "a la carte."
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.
Bonne in 1808, but owing to the wars then devas tating Europe no steps were taken until 1817, and the Carte de France de l'etat major on a scale of 1: 80,000 was only completed in 1880.
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