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  • In High Street may be seen the noble hall and truncated fabric of the Maison Dieu founded by Hubert de Burgh in the 13th century for the reception of pilgrims of all nations.
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  • The Capitol (begun in 1785 and completed in 1792 - the wings were added in 1906) was designed from a model and plans of the Maison Carree, at Nimes, supplied by Thomas Jefferson, while he was minister to France.
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  • Groen van Prinsterer, Archives ou correspondance de la maison d'OrangeNassau, I' serie, 9 vols.
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  • This led the latter to push on without due regard to tactical precautions, and Blucher took advantage of their carelessness when at Haynau (May 26), with some twenty squadrons of Landwehr cavalry, he surprised, rode over and almost destroyed Maison's division.
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  • In the Vennel (alley or small street) some ruins remain of the maison dieu, or hospitium, founded in 1256 by William of Brechin.
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  • Its streets are narrow and uninteresting, with the exception of one which contains, among other old houses, that known as the Maison des Consuls, a Gothic building of the 16th century, decorated with sculptured stone-work.
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  • Dijon possesses several houses of the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries, notably the Maison Richard in the Gothic, and the Hotel Vogue in the Renaissance style.
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  • He took part in the war of Greek independence under General Maison.
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  • He published two books on English history - Essai sur les causes qui, en 1649, amenerent en Angleterre l'etablissement de la republique (Paris, 1799), and Tableau politique des regnes de Charles II et Jacques II, derniers rois de la maison de Stuart (The Hague, 1818) - which contained much indirect criticism of the Directory and the Restoration governments.
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  • The only other buildings of importance dating from medieval times are the three churches of Ste Gudule (often erroneously called the cathedral), Notre-Dame des Victoires or Church of the Sablon, and Notre-Dame de la Chapelle, or simply la Chapelle, and the hotel de ville and the Maison du Roi on the Grand Place.
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  • Opposite the town-hall is the smaller but extremely ornate Maison du Roi.
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  • Egmont and Horn were sentenced in the hotel de vile, and passed their last night in the Maison du Roi.
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  • In the Brussels agglomeration are nine suburbs or communes, each self-governing with burgomaster and sheriffs located in a Maison Communale.
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  • Near the cathedral are the arsenal (now housing the historical museum, in which are preserved many relics of the "Escalade" of 1602, including the famous ladders), and the maison de ville or town hall.
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  • A curious museum is the Maison Plantin, the house of the great printer C. Plantin and his successor Moretus, which stands exactly as it did in the time of the latter.
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  • He is best known as the editor of the Archives et correspondence de la maison d'Orange (12 vols., 1835-1845), a great work of patient erudition, which procured for him the title of the "Dutch Gachard."
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  • Since 1805 there has existed an institution, Maison d'education de la Legion d'Honneur, for the education of the daughters, granddaughters, sisters and nieces of members of the Legion of Honour.
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  • The new town hall adjoining the old hall of the Maison Dieu was opened in 1883.
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  • The castle was successfully defended in 1216 against the French under the dauphin Louis by Hubert de Burgh, who was also the founder of the Maison Dieu established for the accommodation of pilgrims. The title of mayor as chief municipal officer first occurs about the middle of the 13th century, when the town was governed by a mayor and twelve jurats.
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  • The Maison des Gens d'Armes (15th century), in the eastern outskirts of the town, has a massive tower adorned with medallions and surmounted by two figures of armed men.
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  • He became court preacher, counsellor of the Consistory, director of the Maison francaise, a hospice for French people, inspector of the French gymnasium and superintendent of all the French churches in Brandenburg.
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  • Some remains of a Maison Dieu, or hospital, erected in the time of Richard II., still exist.
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  • Barante's Histoire des ducs de Bourgogne de la maison de Valois, which appeared in a series of volumes between 1824 and 1828, procured him immediate admission to the French Academy.
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  • Among the numerous old houses, that known as the Maison de Francois Ier, which is the most remarkable, dates from the 16th century.
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  • Hertzberg, in Ersch and Gruber's Allgemeine Encyklopcidie, and an anonymous monograph, Precis historique de la maison imperiale des Comnenes (Amsterdam, 1784); and, for the history of the period, the works referred to under Later Roman Empire.
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  • See Anselme, Histoire genealogique de la maison royale de France (1726), i.
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  • His concessions to the reactionary and clerical party of the emigres, headed by the comte d'Artois and the duchesse d'Angouleme, aroused suspicions of his loyalty to the constitution, the creation of his Maison militaire alienated the army, and the constant presence of Blacas made the formation of a united ministry impossible.
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  • Priorite A Gauche - Remastered Underbelly Productions Three Weeks Pas de panic, Priorite à Gauche sont Dans le maison!
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  • La Grande Maison is a family run guesthouse situated in the center of rural Brittany.
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  • It was when manager Morell Maison sent on Dean Chapman for Dikes to bolster the midfield that the Robins resumed control.
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  • There are (I) the maison darrlt, temporary places of durance in every arrondissement for persons charged with offences, and those sentenced to more than a years imprisonment who are awaiting transfer to a maison centrale; (2) the maison de justice, often part and parcel of the former, but only existing in the assize court towns for the safe custody of those tried or condemned at the assizes; (3) departmental prisons, or inaisons de correction, for summary convictions, or those sentenced to less than a year, or, if provided with sufficient cells, those amenable to separate confinement; (4) maisons centrales and pnitenciers agricoles, for all sentenced to imprisonment for more than a year, or to hard labor, or to those condemned to travaux forces for offences committed in prison.
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  • "Baton de gueules, engrele de gueules d'azur--maison Conde," said he.
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  • Or no, it should be simply: Maison de ma Mere, *(2) he concluded.
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  • Manager Morell Maison was left feeling a little sad, although he is still upbeat about the future.
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  • Belle Maison - Tips and photos for creating a beautiful home office.
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  • One of the top places to find fresh, modern interior design ideas is Maison et Objet, the "Paris Fashion Week" of the home world.
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  • Modern interior design ideas trickle down from design shows like Maison et Objet, Salone de Mobile in Italy, and High Point Furniture Market in North Carolina.
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  • Other years featured Comte de Vogue, Roumier, and this year Maison Louis Jadot.
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  • After moving to London and heading the kitchens at a variety of establishments, he opened his first restaurant called Maison Novelli.
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