Ordres sentence example
A sufficient sketch is given by Helyot, Histoire des ordres religieux (1718), vi.
Both in Italy and France he was engaged in collecting materials for his great work, which occupied him about twenty-five years, L'Histoire des ordres monastiques, religieux, et militaires, et des congregations seculieres, de l'un et de l'autre sexe, qui ont ete etablies jusqu'd present, published in 8 volumes in 1714-1721.
The lofty Fontaine des Trois Ordres commemorates the centennial of the French Revolution.
Sufficient information will be found in Helyot, Histoire des ordres religieux (1714), vol.
Still De Blainville made some advance in a right direction, as for instance by elevating the parrots' and the pigeons as " Ordres," equal in rank to that of the birds of prey and some others.Advertisement
He also split his Grallatores and Natatores (practically identical with the Grallae and Anseres of Linnaeus) each into four sections; but he failed to see - as on his own principles he ought to have seen - that each of these sections was at least equivalent to almost any one of his other " Ordres."
On his return home, he was appointed commander-in-chief on the Norwegian frontier, but could do nothing owing to the ordres, contre-ordres et desordres of his lunatic master.
Similarly information will be found in Helyot, Histoire des Ordres religieux (1714), after the chapters on the different Orders.