How to use Louis xvi in a sentence

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  • Three of these letters have disappeared, having been sent to Louis XVI.

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  • It was founded on the 16th of July 17 9 1 by several members of the Jacobin Club, who refused to sign a petition presented by this body, demanding the deposition of Louis XVI.

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  • He was well received at first, but after the 10th of August 1792 he was no longer officially recognized at court, and on the execution of Louis XVI.

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  • It seems to be certain that the portion usually attributed to Septchenes was, in part at least, the work of his distinguished pupil, Louis XVI.

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  • He was superseded there by Delescluze, but he continued to direct the violent acts of the Commune, the overthrow of the Vendome column, the destruction of Thiers's residence and of the expiatory chapel built to the memory of Louis XVI.

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  • He left five sons, the eldest of whom was his successor in Saxony, Frederick Christian; and five daughters, one of whom was the wife of Louis, the dauphin of France, and mother of Louis XVI.

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  • He was imprisoned from 1825 to 1828 for coining, though apparently on insufficient evidence, and in 1833 came to push his claims in Paris, where he was recognized as the dauphin by many persons formerly connected with the court of Louis XVI.

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  • The Dutch authorities who had inscribed on his death certificate the name of Charles Louis de Bourbon, duc de Normandie (Louis XVII.) permitted his son to bear the name de Bourbon, and when the family appealed in 1850-1851, and again in 1874, for the restitution of their civil rights as heirs of Louis XVI.

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  • With this was to be combined a whole system of education, relief of the poor, &c. Louis XVI.

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  • Most of his colleagues refused to take the oath of obedience to the Constituent Assembly, after the attempted escape of Louis XVI.

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  • The Girondin ministry then in power had brought Louis XVI.

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  • Gravie of Vergennes presented to Louis XVI.

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  • It is often said that Louis XVI.

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  • After a space, in which he held no diplomatic post, he became ambassador of the French Republic at Naples; but, while repairing thither with De Semonville he was captured by the Austrians and was kept in durance by them for some thirty months, until, at the close of 1795, the two were set free in return for the liberation of the daughter of Louis XVI.

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  • According to others, Louis XVI.

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  • In the Convention he held apart from the various party sections, although he voted for the death of Louis XVI.

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  • He served in the constitutional guard of the king, and remained in Paris till the execution of Louis XVI.

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  • In January 1790 he returned to Montpellier, was elected a member of the municipality, was one of the founders of the Jacobin club in that city, and on the flight of Louis XVI.

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  • On the 15th of December 1792 he got the Convention to adopt a proclamation to all nations in favour of a universal republic. In the trial of Louis XVI.

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  • His last work was a defence of Louis XVI.

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  • Elected to the Convention, he sat in the centre, "le Marais," voting in the trial of Louis XVI.

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  • He was gentleman-in-waiting to Louis XVI.

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  • For, meanwhile, the French Revolution had entered upon alarming phases, and in August 1791 Frederick William, at the meeting at Pillnitz, arranged with the emperor Leopold to join in supporting the cause of Louis XVI.

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  • He accompanied Talleyrand on his mission to England, returning to France after the execution of Louis XVI.

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  • In 1686 Vauban planned harbour-works which were begun under Louis XVI.

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  • The provocative actions of the French Convention, especially their setting aside of the rights of the Dutch over the estuary of the Scheldt, had brought the two nations to the brink of war, when the execution of Louis XVI.

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  • Thus the man who was so greatly indebted to the Roman academy and to Louis XVI.

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  • During the Revolution he was elected by the department of Meurthe deputy to the Legislative Assembly and the Convention, where he attached himself to the Mountain and voted for the death of Louis XVI.

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  • Favras was generally regarded as a martyr to his refusal to implicate the count of Provence, and Madame de Favras was pensioned by Louis XVI.

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  • The fact that Leopold's sister, Marie Antoinette, was the wife of Louis XVI.

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  • Delivered with his colleagues to the Austrians on the 3rd of April 1793, he was exchanged for the daughter of Louis XVI.

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  • At first he had lauded a constitutional monarchy; but the flight of Louis XVI.

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  • He was a member of the Commune of Paris on the 10th of August 1792, and was elected deputy for Paris to the Convention, where he was the first to demand the abolition of royalty (on the 21st of September 1792), and he voted the death of Louis XVI.

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  • To the second volume he appended a critical study on Marie Antoinette et Louis XVI apocryphes, in which he proved, by evidence drawn from documents in the private archives of the emperor of Austria, that the letters published by Feuillet de Conches (Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette et Madame Elisabeth, 1864-1873) and Hunolstein (Corresp. inedite de Marie Antoinette, 1864) are forgeries.

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  • It was Esterhazy who conveyed to Marie Antoinette the portrait of Louis XVI.

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  • He sat on the Mountain, voted for the death of Louis XVI.

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  • Senac witnessed the beginnings of the Revolution in Paris, but emigrated in 1790, making his way first to London, and then, in 1791, to Aix-la-Chapelle, where he met Pierre Alexandre de Tilly, who asserts in his Memoirs that Senac attributed the misfortunes of Louis XVI.

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  • Thibaudeau joined the party of the Mountain and voted for the death of Louis XVI.

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  • Then he got the act of accusation against Louis XVI.

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  • The horror caused in England by the trial and execution of Louis XVI.

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  • When we think of the pass to which things had come in Paris by this time, and of the unappeasable ferment that boiled round the court, there is a certain touch of the ludicrous in the notion of poor Richard Burke writing to Louis XVI.

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  • The department of Seine-et-Oise elected him to the Convention, where he attached himself to the group known as the Mountain and voted for the death of Louis XVI.

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  • When Monge announced the intention of attacking Great Britain on behalf of the English republicans, the British government and nation were thoroughly alarmed and roused; and when the news of the execution of Louis XVI.

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  • The Jacobins were strong enough to carry a decree for keeping the anniversary of the execution of Louis XVI.

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  • He was then removed to Caen, where he was detained until the accession of Louis XVI.

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  • Vergennes died on the 13th of February 1787, before the meeting of the Assembly of Notables which he is said to have suggested to Louis XVI.

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  • He had the courage to censure the September massacres and to vote for the imprisonment only, and not for the death, of Louis XVI.

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  • On the 14th of May 1780, the legislature of Virginia, in response to a petition of the inhabitants, declared that Connolly had forfeited his title, and incorporated the settlement under the name of Louisville, in recognition of the assistance given to the colonies in the War of Independence by Louis XVI.

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  • On his return to France he was loaded with favours by Louis XVI.

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  • He belonged to a legal family, his father, an advocate of Toulouse, having been a member of the Convention who had voted against the death of Louis XVI.

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  • Till at last, from 1774 to 1789, came Louis XVI.

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  • Physically he was stout, and a slave to the Bourbon fondness for good living; Louis XVI.

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  • All this shows that Louis XVI.

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  • Joseph II., recognizing that Louis XVI.

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  • Later on, Joseph II., sticking to his point, wanted to settle the house of Bavaria in the Netherlands; but Louis XVI.

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  • A disciple of Quesnay and of Gournay, he tried to repeat in great affairs the experience of liberty which he had found successful in small, and to fortify the unity of the nation and the government by social, political and economic reforms. He ordained the free circulation of grain within the kingdom, and was supported by Louis XVI.

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  • When the states-general opened on the 5th of May 1789 Louis XVI.

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  • But at the same time, urged by the infernal cabal of the queen and the comte dArtois, Louis XVI.

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  • Overjoyed by this social liberation, the Assembly awarded Louis XVI.

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  • At the same time the application of the Civil Constitution of the Clergy roused the whole of western La Vende; and in face of the danger threatened by the refractory clergy and by the army of the migrs, the Girondins set about confounding the court with the Feuillants in the minds of the public, and compromising Louis XVI.

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  • Instead of profiting by Dumouriezs treachery and the successes in La Vende, the Coalition, divided over the resuscitated Polish question, lost time on the frontiers of this new Poland of the west which was sacrificing itself for the sake of a Universal Republic. Thus in January 1794 the territory of France was cleared of the Prussians and Austrians by the victories at Hondschoote, Wattignies and Wissembourg; the army of La Vende was repulsed from Granville, overwhelmed by Hoches army at Le Mans and Savenay, and its leaders shot; royalist sedition was suppressed at Lyons, Bordeaux, Marseilles and Toulon; federalist insurrections were wiped out by the terrible massacres of Carrier at Nantes, the atrocities of Lebon at Arras, and the wholesale executions of Fouch and Collot dHerbois at Lyons; Louis XVI.

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  • But the Family Compact, on which the French alliance depended, ceased to exist when Louis XVI.

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  • Under the electoral law of 1817 the Abbe Gregoire, who was popularly supposed to have voted for the death of Louis XVI.

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  • And I," continued Pierre, "shot Dolokhov because I considered myself injured, and Louis XVI was executed because they considered him a criminal, and a year later they executed those who executed him--also for some reason.

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  • To this question historians reply that Louis XIV's activity, contrary to the program, reacted on Louis XVI.

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  • But why did it not react on Louis XIV or on Louis XV--why should it react just on Louis XVI?

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  • In each of the thousand Louis XVI operating rooms a lyric music song sound Destyn-Carr wireless instrument was to stand upon a rococo table.

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  • Furnishings often include French styles like Empire and Louis XVI along with American Federal designs.

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  • When King Louis XVI of France began funding the American cause, a formal issued militia uniform was born.

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  • As subdeacon he witnessed the coronation of Louis XVI.

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  • It was they who proposed the suspension of the king and the summoning of the National Convention; but they had only consented to overthrow the kingship when they found that Louis XVI.

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  • He was sent by his department as deputy to the Convention, where he associated himself with the party of the Mountain and voted for the death of Louis XVI.

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  • The office of master of the horse existed down to the reign of Louis XVI.

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  • He sat at first with the Mountain, but having been long associated with Roland and Brissot, his agreement with the Girondists became gradually more pronounced; during the trial of Louis XVI.

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  • Elected a deputy of Paris to the National Convention, he at once spoke in favour of the immediate abolition of the monarchy, and the next day demanded that all acts be dated from the year 1 of the republic. At the trial of Louis XVI.

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  • It was not until the reign of Louis XVI.

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  • Like the what-not it was very often cornerwise in shape, and the best Louis XVI.

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  • He entered into correspondence with Robespierre, who, flattered by his worship, admitted him to his friendship. Thus supported, Saint-Just became deputy of the department of Aisne to the National Convention, where he made his first speech on the condemnation of Louis XVI.

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  • The god-parents of the duke of Valois, as he was entitled till 1785, were Louis XVI.

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  • Fortunately for him, he was too young to be elected deputy to the Convention, and while his father was voting for the death of Louis XVI.

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  • He then became a counsellor of the parlement of Paris, and witnessed many of the incidents that marked the growing hostility between that body and Louis XVI.

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  • Returning to Paris at the outbreak of the Revolution, he became implicated in schemes for the escape of Louis XVI.

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