See Ignacz Badeni, Necrology of Hugo Kollontaj (Pol.) (Cracow, 1819); Henryk Schmitt, Review of the Life and Works of Kollontaj (Pol.) (Lemberg, 1860); Wojciek Grochowski, "Life of Kollontaj" (Pol.) in Tygod Illus.
Unlike Victor Hugo and Balzac, she founded ' no school, though Fromentin, Theuriet, Cherbuliez, Fabre and Bazin might be claimed as her collateral descendants.
It is remarkable for its fine tower and chime of bells, and contains the splendid allegorical monument of William the Silent, executed by Hendrik de Keyser and his son Pieter about 1621, and the tomb of Hugo Grotius, born in Delft in 1583, whose statue, erected in 1886, stands in the market-place outside the church.
Ghysius, Oorsprong en voortgang der nederlandscher beroerten (1626); Hugo Grotius, Annales et histoire de rebus belgicis (1657); P. C. Hooft, Nederlandscher historien, 1555-1587 (1656); E.
Weismann and Hugo de Vries.
HUGO KOLLONTAJ (1750-1812), Polish politician and writer, was born in 1750 at Niecislawice in Sandomir, and educated at Pinczow and Cracow.
But if we turn to Hugo Falcandus, the historian of Sicily in the 12th century, the Norman name is hardly found, unless when it is used historically to point out (as in Muratori vii.
Hugo Grotius's De Veritate Christianae Religionis (1627) is partly the medieval tradition: - Oppose Mahommedans and Jews!
In 93 1 he entered the service of King Hugo of Italy as page; he afterwards rose to a high position at the court of Hugo's successor Berengar, having become chancellor, and having been sent (949) on an embassy to the Byzantine court.
It may be added that a special translation of the chapter on Roman Law (Gibbon's historische Ubersicht des romischen Rechts) was published by Hugo at GÃ¶ttingen in 1839, and has frequently been used as a text-book in German universities.
The author, Ulrich von Zatzikhoven, tells us that he translated his poem from a French (welsches) book in the possession of Hugo de Morville, one of the English hostages, who, in 1194, replaced Richard Coeur de Lion in the prison of Leopold of Austria.
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His early friend and school companion, Adelmann, archdeacon of Liege, wrote to him letters of expostulation on the subject of this report in 1046 and 1048; and a bishop, Hugo of Langres, wrote (about 1049) a refutation of the views which he had himself heard Berengar express in conversation.
In his Biblia Illustrata (4 vols.), written from the point of view of a very strict belief in inspiration, his object is to refute the statements made by Hugo Grotius in his Commentaries.
The career of Valenzuela probably helped to suggest the subject of Ruy Blas to Victor Hugo.
In 1657 he advised his father not to accept the office of king, although in 1654 he had supported a motion to this effect; 8 See Hugo Goldschmidt, "Das Orchester der italienischen Oper im 17.
Here the son received his education, until in 1595 he entered the university of Leiden, where he became the lifelong friend of Hugo Grotius, and studied classics, Hebrew, church history and theology.
The opening of this poem furnished, though indirectly, the matter of the Aymerillot of Victor Hugo's Legende des siecles.
Through his father's lectures Christian came under the influence of the political philosophy of Hugo Grotius and Samuel Pufendorf, and continued the study of law at Frankfort-on-Oder.
Maitland, History of Edinburgh (1753); Hugo Arnot, History of Edinburgh (1789); B.
Nevertheless Hugo, by the composition of his Summa sententiarum, endeavoured to give a methodical or rational presentation of the content of faith, and was thus the first of the so-called Summists.
Other names are Robert of Melun, Hugo of Amiens, Stephen Langton and William of Auxerre.
The same attitude is maintained by the mystical Hugo of school of St Victor.
Hugo of St Victor (1097-1141) St Victor declares that " the uncorrupted truth of things cannot and the be discovered by reasoning."
He is the Magyarizer of Shakespeare's Anthony and Cleopatra, Othello, Macbeth, Henry VIII., Winter's Tale, Romeo and Juliet and Tempest, as also of some of the best pieces of Burns, Moore, Byron, Shelley, Milton, Beranger, Lamartine, Victor Hugo, Goethe and others.
To these we may add the gifted but unfortunate Sigismund Czak6, Lewis Dobsa, Joseph Szigeti, Ignatius Nagy, Joseph Szenvey (a translator from Schiller), Joseph Gaal, Charles Hugo, Lawrence Toth (the Magyarizer of the School for Scandal), Emeric Vahot, Alois Degre (equally famous as a novelist), Stephen Toldy and Lewis Doczi, author of the popular prize drama Csok (The Kiss).
Among the prominent lyrists whose works, although partly published before 1880, belong largely to the later period, the following deserve special mention: The poetry of Emil Abra.nyi (born 1850) is filled with the ideas and ideals of Victor Hugo.
His brother, Johann Friedrich Hugo von Dalberg (1752-1812), canon of Trier, Worms and Spires, had some vogue as a composer and writer on musical subjects.
Now this incident of the "Three Days' Tournament" is found alike in the prose Lancelot and in the German Lanzelet, this latter translated from a French poem which, in 1194, was in the possession of Hugo de Morville.
He was entirely eclipsed by the brilliant and vigorous school who succeeded him with Victor Hugo at their head.
His mother was Isabelle of Angouleme, the second wife of King John, his father was Hugo of Lusignan, the count of La Marche, whom Isabelle married in 1220.
No living poet has ever held England - no poet but Victor Hugo has probably ever held any country - quite so long under his unbroken sway as Tennyson did.
Great numbers of European and American authors were rendered into JapaneseCalderon, Lytton, Disraeli, Byron, Shakespeare, Milton, Turgueniev, Carlyle, Daudet, Emerson, Hugo, Heine, De Quincey, Dickens, Krner, Goethetheir name is legion and their influence upon Japanese literature is conspicuous.
Sainte-Beuve in his Tableau of 1828 sang the praises of Chenier as an heroic forerunner of the Romantic movement and a precursor of Victor Hugo.
He is a contemporary, not of Hugo and Leconte de Lisle, but of Suard and Morellet.
His diction is still very artificial, the poetic diction of Delille transformed in the direction of Hugo, but not very much.
Alongside Bernard may be placed the two mystics of St Victor, Hugo and Richard, and a little later Peter Waldo of Lyons, who, like Henry of Lausanne, preached a plain message to the poor and lowly.
Next year he was sent to 1 " Hugo Theodoricus iste dicitur, id est Francus, quia olim omnes Franci Hugones vocabantur..
Adjecta insuper ab eodem scholia, &c. Lyons, Melchior and Gaspar Trechsel (1 535; 2nd ed., Lyons, Hugo a Porta (1541), i.e.
recognita et scholiis illustrata, &c. (Lyons, Hugo a Porta, 1542, fol.), remarkable for its theory of prophecy, explained in the preface and illustrated in the notes.
Hugo de St Victor, c. 1120, in his work On the Sacraments, distinguishes six, but of different grades of importance.
851), daughter of Hugo, count of Tours; in 822 undertook the government of Italy; and, on the 5th of April 823, was crowned emperor by Pope Paschal I.
"HUGO STINNES (1870-), German industrialist and financier, was born at Miilheim on Feb.
He was the son of Hugo Stinnes, and grandson of Matthias Stinnes, who was the founder of a firm in no great way of business at Miilheim in the Ruhr district.
He remained there only two years and then established a firm of his own, Hugo Stinnes, Ltd.
Setting out shortly after Christmas, he had a meeting with abbot Hugo of Cluny at Besancon, where he was joined by the young monk Hildebrand, who afterwards became Pope Gregory VII.; arriving in pilgrim garb at Rome in the following February, he was received with much cordiality, and at his consecration assumed the name of Leo IX.
Gradually the dispute pervaded all classes of society, and the religious questions became entangled with political issues; the partisans of the house of Orange espoused the cause of the stricter Calvinism, whereas the bourgeois oligarchy of republican tendencies, led by Oldenbarnevelt and Hugo Grotius, stood for Arminianism.
With Dr Hugo Miller as his collaborator he published several papers of a chemical character between the years 1856 and 1862, and investigated, 1868-1883, the discharge of electricity through gases by means of a battery of 14,600 chloride of silver cells.
Its leaders, Stanislaw Malachowski, Hugo Kollontaj and Ignaty Potocki, were men of character and capacity, and its measures were correspondingly vigorous.
We can trace in them the influence of Byron and Victor Hugo.
His most celebrated pieces are Hugo; Mnich (" The Monk"); Lambro, a Greek corsair, quite in the style of Byron; Anhelli, a very Dantesque poem expressing under the form of an allegory the sufferings of Poland; Krol duck (" The Spirit King"), another mysterious and allegorical poem; Waclaw, on the same subject as the Marya of Malczewski, to be afterwards noticed; Beniowski, a long poem in ottava rima on this strange adventurer, something in the style of Byron's humorous poems; Kordyan, of the same school as the English poet's Manfred; Lilla Weneda, a poem dealing with the early period of Slavonic history.
His editorial labours included the publication of various works of his predecessors, and of Epistolae ecclesiasticae praestantium ac eruditorum virorum (Amsterdam, 1684), chiefly by Jakobus Arminius, Joannes Uytenbogardus, Konrad Vorstius (1569-1622), Gerhard Vossius (1577-1649), Hugo Grotius, Simon Episcopius (his grand-uncle) and Gaspar Barlaeus; they are of great value for the history of Arminianism.
Vossius, Johannes Meursius, the elder and younger Heinsius, Hugo Grotius, J.
But these were not successful, and in the 13th century, instead of revisions, attempts were made to fix the text by providing correctoria, or lists of correct readings, which were the equivalent of critical editions; of these the chief are the Parisian, the Dominican (prepared under Hugo de S.
The presence within half a century of the date of its foundation of such scholars as Justus Lipsius, Joseph Scaliger, Francis Gomarus, Hugo Grotius, Jacobus Arminius, Daniel Heinsius and Guardas Johannes Vossius, at once raised Leiden university to the highest European fame, a position which the learning and reputation of Jacobus Gronovius, Hermann Boerhaave, Tiberius Hem sterhuis and David Ruhnken, among others, enabled it to maintain down to the end of the 18th century.
including Garibaldi and Victor Hugo.
Restorations have been given by Marino Ghetaldi, by Hugo d'Omerique (Geometrical Analysis, Cadiz, 1698), and (the best) by Samuel Horsley (1770).
The third in 1849 took place in Paris, and was presided over by Victor Hugo.
In 1248 Hugo de Bercy notes a change in the construction of compasses, which are now supported on two floats in a glass cup. From quotations given by Antonio Capmany (Questiones Criticas) from the De contemplatione of Raimon Lull, of the date 1272, it appears that the latter was well acquainted with the use of 1 Adamas in India reperitur.
These plans were artfully fostered by the Savoyard kinsmen of Eleanor, daughter of Raymond Berenger, count of Provence, whom he married at Canterbury in January 1236, and by his half-brothers, the sons of Queen Isabella and Hugo, count of la Marche.
Furth and Hugo Schneider showed that a tyrosinase could be obtained from the blood of certain insects, and, acting upon a chromogen present in the blood, converted it into a pigmentary substance of melanin-like nature.
HUGO GROTIUS (1583-1645), in his native country Huig van Groot, but known to the rest of Europe by the latinized form of the name, Dutch publicist and statesman, was born at Delft on Easter day, the 10th of April 1583.
Their French name was de Cornets, and this cadet branch had taken the name of Groot on the marriage of Hugo's great-grandfather with a Dutch heiress.
The father of Hugo was a lawyer in considerable practice, who had four times served the office of burgomaster of Leiden, and was one of the three curators of the university of that place.
de Groot (2 vols., 8vo, Dordrecht, 1727); Von Luden, Hugo Grotius nach seinen Schicksalen and Schriften dargestellt (8vo, Berlin, 1806); Life of Hugo Grotius, by Charles Butler of Lincoln's Inn (8vo, London, 1826).
See also Hugo Grotius, by L.
In the year 1618 was published The True Honour of Navigation and Navigators, by John Wood, D.D., dedicated to Sir Thomas Smith, governor to the East India Company, and about the same time appeared the well-known treatise of Hugo Grotius, De veritate religionis christianae, written for the express use of settlers in distant lands.
(Florence, 1893); Hugo Lammer, Monumenta Vaticana, &c. (Freiburg, 1861); P. Balan, Monumenta saeculi XVI.
Of prose writers we have Geoffrey Malaterra, Alexander abbot of Telesia, Romuald archbishop of Salerno, Falco of Benevento, and above all Hugo Falcandus, one of the very foremost of medieval writers.
In August 1087 he held a synod at Benevento, which renewed the excommunication of Guibert; banned Archbishop Hugo of Lyons and Abbot Richard of Marseilles as schismatics; and confirmed the prohibition of lay investiture.
St Mary's church contains a monument marking the original tomb of Hugo Grotius, who died in Rostock in 1645, though his remains were afterwards removed to Delft.
Melingue's wife, Theodorine Thiesset (1813-1886), was the actress selected by Victor Hugo to create the part of Guanhumara in Burgraves at the Comedie Frangaise, where she remained ten years.
Contemporary authors are: Falco of Benevento, Alexander of Telese, Romuald of Salerno and Hugo Falcandus, all in the Scrittori e cronisti napoletani, ed.
pp. 400, &c. (London, 1882); Hugo Berger, Geschichte der wissenschaftlichen Erdkunde der Griechen, pt.
It is the merit of Hugo Winckler especially to have lifted biblical study out of the somewhat narrow lines upon which it had usually proceeded, but, at the time of writing (1910), Old Testament criticism still awaits a sound reconciliation of the admitted internal intricacies and of the external evidence for Palestine and that larger area of which it forms part.
"HUGO HAASE (1863-1919), German Independent Socialist leader, and one of the commission of six who conducted the Government of the German Reich in the name of the people immediately after the revolution of Nov.
In pieces such as Liszt's " Poemes symphoniques," Ce qu'on entend sur la montagne (1848-1856), after a poem by Victor Hugo, and Die Ideale (1853-1857), after a poem by Schiller, the hearer is bewildered by a series of startling orchestral effects which succeed one another apparently without rhyme or reason.
Romanticism, that reaction in which Sir Walter Scott, the Schlegels and Victor Hugo so largely figured, was as far from understanding what it admired as classicism had been from what it hated.
The following analysis of two varieties of heckled Belgian flax is by Dr Hugo Miller (Hoffmann's Berichte fiber die Entwickelung der chemischen Industrie): - According to the determinations of Julius Wiesner (Die Rohstoffe des Pflanzenreiches), the fibre ranges in length from 20 to 140 centimetres, the length of the individual cells being from 2.0 to 4.0 millimetres, and the limits of breadth between 0 012 and 0.025 mm., the average being o 016 mm.
His chief works are: Essais de critique generale (1854-64), Science de la morale (1869), Uchronie (1876), Esquisse d'une classification syste'matique des doctrines philosophiques (1885-86), Philosophie analytique de l'histoire (1896-97), Histoire et solution des problemes me'taphysiques (1901); Victor Hugo: Le Poete (1893), Le Philosophe (1900); Les Dilemmes de la metaphysique pure (1901); Le Personnalisme (1903); Critique de la doctrine de Kant (1906, published by L.
His first works, an "Odalisque," suggested by Victor Hugo, and a "Lelia," illustrating George Sand, were literary subjects; but these he soon abandoned for the study of real life.
Victor Hugo's Angelo and Maria Tudor were translated by Constantin Negrutin.
Constantin Negrutin, who was at first influenced by the Russian poets, notably Pushkin, successfully translated poems of Victor Hugo, and rivalled Konaki in his dexterity and fidelity to the original.
VICTOR MARIE HUGO (1802-1885), French poet, dramatist and romance-writer, youngest son of General J.
Hugo (1773-1828), a distinguished soldier in Napoleon's service, was born at Besancon on the 26th of February 1802.
In all the noble and glorious life of the greatest poet of his time there is nothing on record more chivalrous and characteristic than the fact that Victor Hugo refused to allow the play which had been prohibited by the government of Charles X.
Le Roi s'amuse (1832), the next play which Hugo gave to the stage, was prohibited by order of Louis Philippe after a tumultuous first night - to reappear fifty years later on the very same day of the same month, under the eyes of its author, with atoning acclamation from a wider audience than the first.
The tragedy of Lucrece Borgia, coequal in beauty and power with its three precursors, followed next year in the humbler garb of prose; but the prose of Victor Hugo stands higher on the record of poetry than the verse of any lesser dramatist or poet.
Victor Hugo's first mature work in prose fiction, Le Dernier Jour d'un condamne, has appeared thirteen years earlier (1829).
When the conspiring forces of clerical venality and political prostitution had placed a putative Bonaparte in power attained by perjury after perjury, and supported by massacre after massacre, Victor Hugo, in common with all honourable men who had ever taken part in political or public life under the government superseded by force of treason and murder, was driven from his country into an exile of well-nigh twenty years.
Three years later again, in 1859, Victor Hugo gave to the world the first instalment of the greatest book published in the 19th century, La Legende des siecles.
In 1872 Victor Hugo published in imperishable verse his record of the year which followed the collapse of the empire, L'Annee terrible.
On the 22nd of May 1885 Victor Hugo died.
- Victor Hugo's complete works were published in a definitive edition at Paris in 58 volumes (1885-1902).
Marzials, Life of Hugo, with bibliography (1888); A.
C. Swinburne, Study of Hugo (1886); E.
Dupuy, Victor Hugo, l'homme et le poste (1886); Paul de Saint Victor, Victor Hugo (1885); F.
Brunetiere, Victor Hugo (1903); Jules Claretie, Victor Hugo, souvenirs intimes (1902).
See also The Bookman for August 1904; Francis Gribble, "The Hugo Legend," an adverse view, in Fortnightly Review (February 1910); and the article French Literature.
Her chief tragic roles were Ophelia a Juliet, Desdemona, Queen Anne in Richard III., Louisa Miller, Maria Stuart, Schiller's Princess Eboli, Marion Delorme, Victor Hugo's Tisbe and Slowacki's Mazeppa.
Balzac admired him [James Fenimore Cooper] greatly, but with discrimination; Victor Hugo pronounced him greater than the great master of modern romance, and this verdict was echoed by a multitude of inferior readers, who were satisfied with no title for their favourite less than that of "the American Scott."
Thus, Hugo of St Victor (1077-1141) argues that all love is necessarily so far " interested " that it involves a desire for union with the beloved; and since eternal happiness consists in this union, it cannot truly be desired apart from God; while Bernard of Clairvaux (1091-1153) more elaborately distinguishes four stages by which the soul is gradually led from (I) merely selfregarding desire for God's aid in distress, to (2) love him for his loving-kindness to it, then also (3) for his absolute goodness, until (4) in rare moments this love for himself alone becomes the sole all-absorbing affection.
g Philosophically it rested upon Neoplatonism, but its development in strict connexion with Christian orthodoxy begins in the 12th century with Bernard of Clairvaux and Hugo of St Victor.
Albericus Gentilis (1557-1611) and Hugo Grotius (1583-1645) were the first to give a systematic account.
Kilgenstein, Die Gotteslehre des Hugo von St Victor (1898).
See Angola (including Cabinda) (London 1920), a British Foreign Office handbook with bibliography; Hugo Marquardsen, Angola (Berlin 1920), a careful study of the geography and people, by the geographer of the Reichskolonialamt; the Anuario Colonial (Lisbon) and the Boletim of the Lisbon Geog.
This is intersected first by the Quai Gambetta, and farther back by the rue Victor Hugo and the rue Nationale, which contain the principal shops.
A subsequent marquis, Hugo (the Great), became also duke of Spoleto in 989.
Other editions are by Hugo (Berlin, 1834), Rocking (Bonn, 1836), containing fragments of the first book of the Institutiones discovered by Endlicher at Vienna in 1835, and in Girard's Textes de droit romain (Paris, 1890).
Eagles, Constructive Geometry of Plane Curves (1886); geometric investigations primarily based on the relation of the conic sections to a cone are given in Hugo Hamilton's De Sectionibus Conicis (1758); this method of treatment has been largely replaced by considering the curves from their definition in piano, and then passing to their derivation from the cone and cylinder.
These limits required a new definition, and this he undertook in his still famous work, Laokoon (see the edition of Hugo Bliimner, Berlin, 1876, in which the subsequent criticism is collected).
There is a dictionary of quotations which includes quotes from Laurie Anderson to Victor Hugo.
He was, justifiably, taken apart by Hugo Young of The Guardian for uttering similar platitudes on Frost.
In the end a narrow majority opted to support the candidacy of Hugo ChÃ¡vez and his Fifth Republic Movement (MVR ).
Hugo Chavez is not the current darling of the left.
November 1998 A terrible frivolity Hugo Young In a few weeks the D-Mark will be dead and the European Union will have greatly deepened.
posted by dormouse (31st May 2004, 20:17) As a Hugo *and* Nebula winner, I expected this to be good.
Family friend and retired Aussie footy star Lionel (Hugo Weaving) is also struggling with his addiction.
Hugo ralli a employer merged with of viewers worldwide.
Its plant produces fabric for luxury menswear brands like Italian Ermenegildo Zegna, German Hugo Boss and British Alfred Dunhill.
moggyS: Max is a cat lover and owns two moggies, Millie and Hugo.
And it's good to see the Aussie A-list (Cate Blanchett, Sam Neill, Hugo Weaving) looking gamely scuzzy.
About once a month Mr Hugo would come to the part time typist with a shipping list.
This is the line of argument developed by Professor Hugo Miinsterberg in his lecture on The Eternal Life (1905), although he states it in the terms peculiar to his psychology, in which personality is conceived as primarily will.
The pioneer of modern plant anatomy was Hugo von Mohi (ft.
Hugo von MohI (1846) was the first to recognize that the essential vital constituent of the plant cell is the slimy massprotoplasminside it, and not the cell wall as was formerly supposed.
So it was in Sicily also; of all the tongues of Sicily French was the most needful in the king's court ("Francorum lingua quae maxime necessaria esset in curia," says Hugo Falcandus, 321); but it was not an official tongue.
It may be added that a special translation of the chapter on Roman Law (Gibbon's historische Ubersicht des romischen Rechts) was published by Hugo at GÃƒ¶ttingen in 1839, and has frequently been used as a text-book in German universities.
Other works are Victor Hugo, Etude sur Mirabeau (1834); Jules Barni, Mirabeau (1882); Albert Sorel, "Mirabeau" in Essais d'histoire et de critique (1883); G.
1891, pp. 58-81; History, Prophecy and the Monuments (1894), Ã¯¿½Ã¯¿½ 798 5, 94110; Hugo Winckler, Untersuchungen zur altorientalischen Geschichte (1886), pp. 65 ff.
Besancon has statues of Victor Hugo and of the Marquis de Jouffroy d'Abbans (b.
At first a student of law, he began in 1830, by the advice of Victor Hugo, a study of the Christian archaeology of the middle ages.
His efforts had not succeeded in placing him in a position of independence; and at last, in 1867, the government of the Empire (from which he had perforce stood aloof, though he never considered it necessary to adopt the active protesting attitude of Edgar Quinet and Victor Hugo) came to his assistance, a vote of 20,000 being proposed in April of that year for his benefit by Emile 0111vier.
The usual revolution of critical as of other taste, the oblivion of personal and political unpopularity, and above all the reaction against Hugo and the extreme Romantics, have been the main agents in this.
Hugdietrich is the " Frankish Dietrich " (= Hugo Theodoric), king of Austrasia (d.
John Adams, when he succeeded Deane (recalled from Paris through Lee's machinations) joined in the chorus of fault-finding against Franklin, dilated upon his social habits, his personal slothfulness and his complete lack of business-like system; but Adams soon came to see that, although careless of details, Franklin was doing what no other man could have 1 The house is familiar from the drawing of it by Victor Hugo.
of his articles in this and other periodicals have been put together in book form, Les Maitres de l'histoire: Renan, Taine,, Michele (1894); Portraits et souvenirs (1897: on Hugo, Fustel de Coulanges, V.
He refused to retain Hugo, bishop of Die (d.
In the annals of precocious genius there is no greater prodigy on record than Hugo Grotius, who was able to make good Latin verses at nine, was ripe for the university at twelve, and at fifteen edited the encyclopaedic work of Martianus Capella.
The opposition collapsed; the recalcitrant provincial states were purged; and the leaders of the party of state rights - the advocate himself, Hugo de Groot (see GROTIUs), pensionary of Rotterdam, and Hoogerbeets, pensionary of Leiden, were arrested and thrown into prison.
In La Montagne (1868), the last of the natural history series, the tricks of staccato style are pushed even farther than by Victor Hugo in his less inspired moments, though - as is inevitable, in the hands of such a master of language as Michelet - the effect is frequently grandiose if not grand.
Next year the great tragic poem of Torquemada came forth to bear witness that the hand which wrote Ruy Blas had lost nothing of its godlike power and its matchless cunning, if the author of Le Roi s'amuse had ceased to care much about coherence of construction from the theatrical point of view as compared with the perfection of a tragedy designed for the devotion of students not unworthy or incapable of the study; that his command of pity and terror, his powers of intuition and invention, had never been more absolute and more sublime; and that his infinite and illimitable charity of imagination could transfigure even the most monstrous historic representative of Christian or Catholic diabolatry into the likeness of a terribly benevolent and a tragically magnificent monomaniac. Two years later Victor Hugo published the third and concluding series of La Legende des siecles.
Balzac admired him greatly, but with discrimination; Victor Hugo pronounced him greater than the great master of modern romance, and this verdict was echoed by a multitude of inferior readers, who were satisfied with no title for their favourite less than that of "the American Scott."
I admire Victor Hugo – I appreciate his genius, his brilliancy, his romanticism; though he is not one of my literary passions.
And it 's good to see the Aussie A-list (Cate Blanchett, Sam Neill, Hugo Weaving) looking gamely scuzzy.
Such a prospect would give Hugo Chavez a tremendous political boost.
If you know a fifth-grader who enjoys graphic novels or comics, hand him Brian Selznick's Caldecott Award-winning The Invention of Hugo Cabret.
French orphan Hugo lives at a train station and spends all of his extra time trying to get a tiny little robot that used to be his father's to operate and move.
Not a new scent, but always faithful to the top of the line, Hugo Boss is a fruity smelling alternative to the outdoorsy smell of CK and Old Spice.
If you are more of an apples and lavender sort of guy (and you have plenty of company!), then Hugo Boss may be a great choice for you.
Offering both menswear and womenswear, amongst the assortment of coordinating accessories, Hugo Boss fashions cover most of the needs of today's youth population.
One thing for sure, a Hugo Boss style is sure to fit in.
Impressive modeling resume, including gigs with: Versace, Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, Hugo Boss, Calvin Klein and many others.
Besides sales and promotions, you can get marked-down ties online at such sites as Tie Deals, which feature such designers as Gucci, Hugo Boss and Burberry at up to 60% off the retail price.
The selection is enormous, with everything from Calvin Klein's Olive Un-constructed Cotton Coat ($59.99) to Hugo Boss's Orange Osmo Brushed Cotton Military Blazer ($69.99), and as you can see, the prices will also be easier on your wallet.
Hugo Boss was established in 1923, and since its inception eighty-four years ago, has gone on to create sporty and causal fashion that is worn world-wide.
Catering for both men's and women's fashion has allowed Hugo Boss to enjoy immense popularity and name brand recognition.
Hugo Boss is considered sporty/casual, so keep that in mind before you buy.
Brands like Hugo Boss are well-established and have the reputation of selling high-quality products.
This knowledge will also help you in the future when it is time to buy your next pair.For more information, or to purchase, visit the official Hugo Boss website.
Hugo Boss: The styles of Hugo Boss appear slightly more substantial, as several of the looks offer thicker frames, but that doesn't mean that they are any less fashionable.
Designers listed include Armani, Christian Dior, Gucci, Hugo Boss, Juicy Couture, Marc Jacobs, Ralph Lauren, YSL, and Diesel.
In fact, he rips his shirt open in his pre-fight intro, and when he matches up with Hugo, they engage in a stare down not unlike that of Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant in Wrestlemania III.
Hugo Weaving voices Megatron in the movie versions, but does not in the game.
Dragon by Hugo Pereira has over 60 steps and is perfect for an expert looking for a challenge.
They carry brands like Dolce and Gabbana, Hugo Boss and Thorpys, all of which carry solid color swim briefs for the serious shopper.
Hugo Boss is a popular design line that is known for great clothing, and their swim trunks are no exception.
Each pair of these trunks has a contrasting nylon mesh lining with the Hugo Boss logo printed on the bottom left front of the shorts.
Made from a matte cotton blend, you'll till be able to find the mesh lining, elastic waistband and side and rear pocket of the Hugo Boss, but for less than half the price at $33.00.
The players control guests at a party that are being chased by Hugo the Ghost.
The dice are rolled, and guests move if a number comes up, and Hugo moves if the Hugo space comes up.
A Hugo Boss leather wallet is a timeless investment for men and women alike.
Hugo Boss is a German fashion brand that specializes specifically in menswear.
HUGO: Fresh and versatile, this label brings equal parts maturity and youth to the mix.
Visit the Hugo Boss Web site for images and information on where to purchase them and other Boss products.
Hugo Weaving, Sebastian Stan, Hayley Atwell, Toby Jones, Stanley Tucci, Tommy Lee Jones, and Samuel L.
Another brown shoe, this time for men, is the Diesel Hugo.
Sookie takes Isabel's human Hugo to infiltrate the Fellowship of the Sun.
The cathedral of Notre Dame is a gothic building famed for its stunning architecture and involvement in the classic Victor Hugo novel about a hunchback living in its tower.
Aeronautics engineer and inventor of the double-piston, Hugo Junkers, valued punctuality above all else.
Hugo Boss - Since 2005 Movado has been making attractive fashion watches for this design house.
Provided you aren't trying to translate something like Victor Hugo's Notre Dame de Paris or the entire French Constitution you can find some good free French translators.
Victor Hugo originally published Les Misèrables in 1862.
Victor Hugo also wrote The Hunchback of Notre Dame.
Hugo and Desbordes-Valmore are just two of the poets of this period whose topics often circled around love.
Victor Hugo is perhaps best known for his epic novels, such as Notre Dame de Paris, but what you may not know is that he is also a very celebrated poet.
Another famous love poem by Victor Hugo is Aimons toujours!
Founded in 1860 by Hugo Wesendonck, Guardian was first known as Germania Life Insurance Company of New York.
Calvin Klein, Jockey, Hugo Boss and Tommy Hilfiger are some of the quality brands available.
If you are searching for a pair of male enhancing swim trunks, Skiviez carries a line from Hugo Boss that may be exactly what you are looking for.
Amazing Stories: SF as a literary genre got a boost in the 1920s with the appearance, in 1926, of Amazing Stories (later Amazing Science Fiction), a magazine edited by Hugo Gernsback.
The ultimate science fiction society, of course, is the World Science Fiction Society, which yearly produces WorldCon and is the body responsible for granting the Hugo Awards.
Published in 1985, an expanded version of a novella of the same name published in Analog magazine in 1977, Ender's Game won both the Hugo and the Nebula awards for best novel.
Featuring a loner (and arguable a loser), the quintessential tough-guy down on his luck, the online playing field, the mysterious female sidekick, Neuromancer won both the Hugo and the Nebula awards.
Cherryh won the Hugo in 1988 for her novel Cyteen.
Kate Wilhelm's 1976 novel, Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang, won the Hugo in '77.
Ursula Le Guin's now-classic 1969 novel The Left Hand of Darkness won both the Hugo and the Nebula awards.
An unusual entry into our gender-bender category - a novel by Golden Age icon Isaac Asimov, known for years for the chasteness of his prose, The Gods Themselves was published in 1972 and won both the Hugo and the Nebula awards.
Nominees for this year's Hugo Awards have been announced.
The Hugo Awards, names for 'father of science fiction' Hugo Gernsback, are presented at WorldCon every year by the World Science Fiction Society.
Aside from airing episode synopses (and sometimes entire episodes) the channel also features news of the science fiction world on the "Sci Fi Wire" and has won many awards (including the Hugo and Nebula) for fiction published online.
He is the only Canadian writer to win science fiction's three top honors - the 2003 Hugo Award for Hominids, the 1996 Nebula Award for The Terminal Experiment, and the 2006 John W.
Wake, to my delight, is up for the Hugo Award.
Fans voted to give recognition to the movie in 1978 as the winner of the top science fiction Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation.
Stories from this magazine routinely collect Hugo or Nebula awards.
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