Leighton Sentence Examples
At Woburn, Leighton, Ampthill, Sandy, Upware, Wicken and Potton, near the base of Upper Neocomian ironsands, there is a band between 6 in.
Lord Leighton pronounced the silver ware from Malaya to be the most artistic of any exhibited at the Colonial Exhibition held in London in 1886.
John Hales (1584-1656); Edmund Calamy (1600-1666); the Cambridge Platonist, Benjamin Whichcote (1609-1685); Richard Baxter (1615-1691); the puritan John Owen (1616-1683); the philosophical Ralph Cudworth (1617-1688); Archbishop Leighton (1611-1684) - each of these holds an eminent position in the records of pulpit eloquence, but all were outshone by the gorgeous oratory and art of Jeremy Taylor (1613-1667), who is the most illustrious writer of sermons whom the British race has produced.
The present building has an imposing Corinthian portico, and encloses a court surrounded by an ambulatory adorned with historical paintings by Leighton, Seymour Lucas, Stanhope Forbes and others.
His grandfather, Sir James Leighton, also a physician, was long resident at the court of St Petersburg.
Frederick Leighton was taken abroad at a very early age.
Yet Leighton's picture, painted in quite a different style, created a sensation, and was purchased by Queen Victoria.
If we add to pictures of this class a few Scriptural subjects, a few Oriental dreams, one or two of tender sentiment like "Wedded" (one of the most popular of his pictures, and well known by not only an engraving, but a statuette modelled by an Italian sculptor), a number of studies of very various types of female beauty, "Teresina," "Biondina," "Bianca," "Moretta," &c., and an occasional portrait, we shall nearly exhaust the two classes into which Lord Leighton's work (as a painter) can be divided.
Leighton was one of the most thorough draughtsmen of his day.
Watts, Lord Leighton executed a few pieces of sculpture.Advertisement
Leighton's life was throughout marked by distinction, artistic and social.
Leighton was elected an Academician in 1868, and succeeded Sir Francis Grant as President in 1878, when he was knighted.
The principal village within the forest is Lyndhurst (pop. 2167 in 1901); its church contains a fresco by Lord Leighton, and here is held the verderers' court, which since 1887 has had charge of the crown portion of the forest.
Largely influenced by his mother, he decided to take holy orders, and in July 1626 he was appointed prebendary of Layton Ecclesia (Leighton Bromswold), Huntingdon.
Leighton has a considerable agricultural trade, and some industry in straw-plaiting.Advertisement
Across the Ouzel in Buckinghamshire, where Leighton railway station is situated, is the urban district of Linslade (pop. 2157).
He was far less great as a ruler in the state, showing as a judge a tyrannical spirit both in the star chamber and highcommission court, threatening Felton, the assassin of Buckingham, with the rack, and showing special activity in procuring a cruel sentence in the former court against Alexander Leighton in June 1630 and against Henry Sherfield in 1634.
James Sharp, Fairfoul, James Hamilton (1610-1674) and Robert Leighton were the new bishops; Sharp and Leighton having to be ordained as deacons, then as priests, before the consecration, and the party travelling to Scotland in state, though Leighton left them before crossing the border.
Robert Leighton was the greatest of the bishops of Dunblane, and held the see from 1661 to 1670.
Leighton, The Passaic Flood of 1903 (Washington, 1904), being numbers 88 and 92 of the Water Supply and Irrigation Papers of the U.S. Geological Survey.Advertisement
At Leighton Buzzard they are dug on a large scale for various purposes.
The main line of the same company serves Leighton Buzzard in the south-west, and there is a branch thence to Dunstable, which, with Luton, is also served by a branch of the Great Northern line.
The other urban districts are - Ampthill (2,77), Biggleswade (5120), Kempston, connected with Bedford to the south-west (4729), and Leighton Buzzard (6331).
Fine Norman and Early English work is seen at Dunstable and Elstow, and the later style is illustrated by the large cruciform churches at Leighton Buzzard and at Felmersham on the Ouse above Bedford.
It was in this method that the lunettes by Lord Leighton at the Victoria and Albert Museum were painted on the plaster wall.Advertisement
According to the terms of the agreement the boundary was to run along the Thames estuary to the mouth of the Lea (a few miles east of London), then up the Lea to its source near Leighton Buzzard, then due north to Bedford, then eastwards up the Ouse to Watling Street somewhere near Fenny or Stony Stratford.
From this time dates his friendship with Robert Leighton (1611-1684), who greatly influenced his religious opinions.
Leighton had, during a stay in the Spanish Netherlands, assimilated something of the ascetic and pietistic spirit of Jansenism, and was devoted to the interests of peace in the church.
He was Leighton's right hand in the efforts at a compromise between the episcopal and the presbyterian principle.
Thus at Leighton Buzzard on Rogation Monday, in accordance with the will of one Edward Wilkes, a London merchant who died in 1646, the trustees of his almshouses accompanied the boys.
Leighton Andrews's curious article tried to smother the campaign with a layer of induced boredom.
Musically, together and sound check not wasted, these guys have been rocking the leighton buzzard game hands down!
Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the Leighton estate, guided by our resident falconer.
A bottle containing a parchment with an account of the undertaking, a copy of the Leighton Buzzard Observer of July 18 th.
The music, lyrics and performance apart, I greatly admired Leighton's endless patience and artistry over the tickets and posters.
That's exactly what Tesco stock controller Kimberley Leighton did last year when she became a shop steward.
Once again the day was fronted by Roy Leighton, with a new soap opera which was interwoven with the presentations.
That 's exactly what Tesco stock controller Kimberley Leighton did last year when she became a shop steward.
Fred Leighton Inspired Sterling Silver Princess-Cut Blue Sapphire CZ Pave Three-Sided Band Ring-This is perfect for those who love the look of sapphires and diamonds.
The series also brought in previous stars Laura Leighton and Thomas Calabro as Sydney Andrews and Michael Mancini respectively.
The plan was devised by Leighton Steward, a CEO for a Fortune 500 company, with the help of an endocrinologist, a cardiologist and a gastroenterologist.
They also came from very different backgrounds and had careers ranging from stay-at-home fathers to professional wrestlers to bank consultants.In the end, Margolis chose male model Leighton Stultz, who is 20 years younger than she is.
Brian's date was romantic but uneventful, and Leighton took things as far as he could by getting down on one knee and proposing marriage.
In the end, Margolis rejected both Eric and Brian, choosing Leighton as the man she wanted to share her life with.