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  • Then, with the assistance of her sister, she projected a more ambitious work, The Lives of the Queens of England, from Matilda of Flanders to Queen Anne.

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  • Biography, with authorities; Lives of the Queens of England, by A.

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  • Following in the path struck out by Miss Strickland in her Lives of the Queens of England, and by Lord Brougham's Lives of Eminent Statesmen, he at last produced, in 1849, The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England, from the earliest times till the reign of King George IV., 7 vols.

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  • On ladies' seals the owner is often gracefully depicted standing and holding flower or bird, or with shields of arms. After the 14th century, the figures of ladies, other than queens, vanish from seals.

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  • Kings and queens who wear a suit but once, though made by some tailor or dressmaker to their majesties, cannot know the comfort of wearing a suit that fits.

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  • "You know, the French are the kings and queens of love," he said and sat in his chair by the door.

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  • Finally the cylindrical hat of Hittite kings and queens reappears with lappets in Phoenicia (Perrot and Chipiez, Phoen.

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  • Among the wasps the workers may only differ from the queens in size, and individuals intermediate between the two forms of female may be met with.

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  • Finally the cylindrical hat of Hittite kings and queens reappears with lappets in Phoenicia (Perrot and Chipiez, Phoen.

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  • He took orders in 1747, and was elected fellow of Queens' College, Cambridge, in 1749.

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  • We know, however, that in addition to the sum paid to the bride's guardian, it was customary for the bridegroom to make a present (morgengifu) to the bride herself, which, in the case of queens, often consisted of a residence and considerable estates.

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  • He took orders in 1747, and was elected fellow of Queens' College, Cambridge, in 1749.

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  • By Anne Hyde James had eight children, of whom two only, Mary and Anne, both queens of England, survived their father.

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  • According to these the country came to be ruled by queens named Candace.

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  • According to these the country came to be ruled by queens named Candace.

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  • He became a fellow of Queens' College, Cambridge, in 1530, and in 1533 was appointed a public reader or professor.

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  • by 61 ft.), in which thirty-five German kings and eleven queens have banqueted after the coronation ceremony in the cathedral.

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  • The hinder abdominal segments and the stings of the queens and workers resemble those of other stinging Hymenoptera.

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  • The population of the colony increases fast, and a well-grown nest contains several " queens " and males, besides a large number of workers.

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  • Bain (Edinburgh, 2 vols., 1890-1899); Calendar of State Papers relating to Scotland and Mary Queen of Scots,1547-1603 (Edinburgh, 2 vols., 1898-1900), &c. There is a Life in Miss Strickland's Queens of Scotland (vols.

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  • The prominent part taken by the women of the royal house was a Macedonian characteristic. The history of these kingdoms furnishes a long list of queens and princesses who were ambitious ' Antiochus Epiphanes was an extreme case.

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  • To judge by the monuments it is possible that there were queens who reigned alone.

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  • Pyramids were erected for queens as well as for kings, and the position of the queens was little inferior to that of their consorts, though, so far as monumental representations go, they always yielded precedence to the latter.

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  • Many of Walafrid's other poems are, or include, short addresses to kings and queens (Lothair, Charles, Louis, Pippin, Judith, &c.) and to friends (Einhard, Grimald, Hrabanus Maurus, Tatto, Ebbo, archbishop of Reims, Drogo, bishop of Metz, &c.).

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  • It is the privilege of the archbishop of Canterbury to crown the kings and queens of England.

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  • In Domesday it was royal demesne and during the following centuries figures in numerous grants generally as the dowry of queens.

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  • The development of a true insect society among the Hymenoptera is dependent on a differentiation among the females between individuals with well-developed ovaries (" queens ") whose special function is reproduction; and individuals with reduced or aborted ovaries (" workers ") whose duty is to build the nest, to gather food and to tend and feed the larvae.

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  • The Vespidae or social wasps have " queens " and " workers " like the ants, but both these forms of female are winged; the claws on their feet are simple.

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  • See also Martin Hume, Two English Queens and Philip (1908).

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  • Those crowns were the personal crowns, worn by the different kings on various state occasions, but they were all crowned before the Commonwealth with the ancient crown of St Edward, and the queens consort with that of Queen Edith.

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  • In 1850 she followed up her Queens of England with the Lives of the Queens of Scotland, completing the series in eight volumes in 1859.

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  • The Lives of the Seven Bishops followed in 1866 - after a longer interval, part of which was employed in producing an abridged version of her Queens of England.

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  • Mary was odious to her Protestant subjects, Elizabeth to those of the unreformed religion, and both these queens succeeded to the crown in times of general sadness; but the youthful Queen Victoria had no enemies except a few Chartists, and the land was peaceful and prosperous when she began toreign over it.

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  • When she ascended the throne the popular faith in kings and queens was on the decline.

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  • After being at school at Ashford, Tenterden and Felsted, and being instructed in Latin, Greek and Hebrew, he was in 1632 sent to Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and afterwards was chosen fellow of Queens' College.

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  • The work was done by a committee presided over first by Herbert Palmer, master of Queens', Cambridge, and then by Anthony Tuckney, master of Emmanuel.

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  • The regulation as to convents seems partly due to a desire to avoid the worry and expenditure of time involved in the discharge of such offices and partly to a conviction that penitents living in enclosure, as all religious persons then were, would be of no effective use to the Society; whereas the founder, against the wishes of several of his companions, laid much stress on the duty of accepting the post of confessor to kings, queens and women of high rank when opportunity presented itself.

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  • See Miss Strickland, Queens of England (vols.

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  • Thanks to the great care expended on the preservation of the royal dead, although the mummies of all the other kings have disappeared, a wonderful series of the Theban kings and queens of the New Kingdom from the XVIIth Dynasty to the XXIst Dynasty has come down to us.

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  • granted it to the bishop of Lincoln, under whose protection the borough evidently grew up. In 1547 the bishop surrendered his rights to the king, and in the 17th century Biggleswade formed part of the jointure of the queens of England.

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  • Moreover, even among those peoples with whom purchase prevailed it was customary for the bridegroom to present the bride with a " morning-gift," which in the case of queens and princesses often took the form of considerable estates.

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  • Numerous biographies of Mary Stuart have been published, as well as essays and treatises dealing with particular episodes in her life, of which the most worthy of mention are: George Chalmers, Life of Mary Queen of Scots, (2 vols., London, 1818); Henry Glassford Bell, Life of Mary Queen of Scots (2 vols., Edinburgh, 1828-1831); the "Life" in Agnes Strickland's Lives of the Queens of Scotland (8 vols., Edinburgh, 1850); J.

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  • In the charter of 1666 a market is included among the privileges confirmed to the borough as those which had been granted in 1605, or by any previous kings and queens of England.

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  • In 1549 he matriculated at Queens' College, Cambridge, and in May 1550 he migrated to Pembroke Hall, where he had the martyr John Bradford for a tutor.

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  • Far behind Medinet Habu are the Tombs of the Queens, where royal relatives of the XXth Dynasty are buried; and immediately behind the lofty cliffs of Deir el Bahri, but accessible only by a very circuitous route from Kurna, are the tombs of the kings (from Tethmosis I.

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  • The burst of naturalism under Akhenaton resulted in some marvellous portraiture, of which the fragment of a queens head (Plate IV.

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  • On some monuments of this period her name appears alone, on others in conjunction with that of Tethmosis III., while the latter again may appear without the queens; but this extraordinary w~oman must have had a great influence over her stepson and was the acknowledged ruler of Egypt.

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  • In autumn males are produced, as well as young queens.

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  • The community is broken up on the approach of winter, the males and workers perish, and the young queens after hibernation start fresh nests in the succeeding year.

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  • Dzierzon (181119(36) in 1848, it has been believed that the queen bee lays fertilized eggs in cells appropriate for the rearing of queens or FIG.

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  • Dickel and others have lately claimed that fertilized eggs can give rise to either queens, workers or males, according to the food supplied to the larvae and the influence of supposed "sex-producing glands" possessed by the nurse-workers.

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  • The workers, who control the polity of the hive (the "queen" being exceedingly "limited" in her monarchy), arrange if possible that young queens shall develop only when the population of the hive has become so congested that it is desirable to send off a swarm.

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  • For five years the king braved all anathemas, but about 1002 he gave up Bertha and married Constance, daughter of a certain Count William, an intriguing and ambitious woman, who made life miserable for her husband, while the court was disturbed by quarrels between the partisans of the two queens.

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  • Women enjoyed a high position, and some of the most beautiful hymns were composed by ladies and queens.

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  • by the borough of Queens, from which it is in part separated by Newtown Creek; E.

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  • by the borough of Queens and Jamaica Bay; S.

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  • south-east to Canarsie Beach Park (40 acres), on Jamaica Bay; and extensions of Eastern Parkway run north-east through Highland Park (55 acres), to Brooklyn Forest Park (535 acres, on the border of the borough of Queens), abounding in beautiful trees and delightful views.

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  • Along the north-east border of the borough are Cypress Hills cemetery (400 acres), adjoining Brooklyn Forest Park, and the cemetery of the Evergreens (about 375 acres), adjoining Highland Park and partly in the borough of Queens.

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  • Nicolls erected the region composed of Long Island, Staten Island and Westchester into a county under the name of Yorkshire, and divided it into three ridings, of which Staten Island, the present county of Kings, and the town of Newtown in Queens, formed one.

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  • Strickland, Lives of the Queens of England (1852), somewhat uncritical; an excellent account written by Spanheim for the king of Prussia, printed in the Eng.

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  • JOHN MICHELL (1724-1793), English natural philosopher and geologist, was born in 1724, and educated at Queens' College, Cambridge.

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  • King Srong Tsan Gampo's zeal for Buddhism was shared and supported by his two queens, Bribsun, a princess from Nepal, and Wen Ching, a princess from China.

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  • The two queens have become semi-divine personages, and are worshipped under the name of the two Dard-Eke, the " glorious mothers," being regarded as incarnations of the wife of Siva, representing respectively two of the qualities which she personifies, divine vengeance and divine love.

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  • On the death of Iskandar's successor in 1641, the Widow was placed on the throne; and as a female reign favoured the oligarchical tendencies of the Malay chiefs, three more queens were allowed to reign successively.

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  • In 1833 and 1834 the youthful queens Donna Maria of Portugal and Isabella of Spain were the representatives and the hope of the constitutional party in those countries - assailed and hard pressed by their absolutist kinsmen Don Miguel and Don Carlos, who were the representatives of the male line of succession.

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  • CLEOPATRA, the regular name of the queens of Egypt in the Ptolemaic dynasty after Cleopatra, daughter of the Seleucid Antiochus the Great, wife of Ptolemy V., Epiphanes.

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  • Subsequent to the Conquest many kings and queens were buried here, from Henry III.

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  • After the disgrace of Roger in 1139 the castle was seized by the Crown; in the 14th century it formed part of the dowry of the queens of England, and figured prominently in history until its capture and demolition by Cromwell in the Civil War of the 17th century.

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  • that the king's sons began to be styled " princes "; and as late as the time of Charles the daughters of the duke of York, both of whom became queens regnant, were called simply the Lady Mary and the Lady Anne.

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  • the eldest sons of the kings and queens of England have always been dukes of Cornwall by birth, and, with a few exceptions, princes of Wales by creation.

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  • He soon found a more agreeable wife than Cleopatra in her daughter Cleopatra, and thenceforth antagonism between the two queens, the "sister" and the "wife," was chronic. In 130 - I Cleopatra succeeded in driving Euergetes for a time to Cyprus, when he revenged himself by murdering the son whom she had borne him (surnamed M emphites).

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  • Then the proceedings became festive, queens and great ladies taking part.

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  • This might have been more tolerable if the Lancastrian party had shown any governing power; but both while Somerset was their leader, down to his death in the first battle of St Albans, and while iii 1456-1459 Exeter, Wiltshire, Shrewshury and Beaumont were the queens trusted agents, the condition of England was de.

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  • Richard of York, in short, was not merely the head of a constitutional opposition to misgovernment by the queens friends, nor was he merely a legitimist claimant The to the crown, he was also the head of a powerful ba~niaI baronial league, of which the most prominent members party.

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  • He was undoubtedly gcaded into his last rebellion of 1459 by the queens undisguised preparations for attacking him.

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  • He never forgot that the Yorkist party had started as the advocates of sound and strong administration, and the mandatonies of the popular will against the queens incapable and corrupt ministers.

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  • ing the queens father, Lord Rivers, and her brother, John Woodville, as well as the newly-created earls of Pembroke and Devon, were put to death with Warwicks cOnnivance, if not by his direct orders.

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  • In this he erred grievously, of the Edward vowed revenge for his slaughtered favorites, queens and waited his opportunity.

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  • The Yorkists courted the approval of public opinion by their careful avoidance of pillage and requisitions; and the Lancastrians, though less scrupulous, only once launched out into general raiding and devastation, during the advance of the queens army to St Albans in the early months of 1461.

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  • Antony, Lord Rivers, the queens brother, was a mere adventurer, but a poet of some merit, and a great patron of Caxton.

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  • Hence when Richard of Gloucester seized on the person of the young king, and imprisoned Lord Rivers and Sir Richard Grey, the queens brother and son, on the pretence that they were conspiring against him, his action was regarded with equanimity by the people.

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  • orders for the execution of the queens relatives, who had been in prison since the beginning of May.

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  • It was known that they looked for the principle on which the queens throne rested to the national act of the Revolution, rather than to the birth of the sovereign as the daughter of James II., whilst popular feeling ~referred, however inconsistently, to attach itself to some fragment of hereditary right.

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  • In the months which immediately followed the queens accession news reached England of disturbances, or even insurrection in Canada.

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  • Supported by only small and dwindling majorities, they saw that it was hopeless to carry the measure, and they decided on placing their resignations in the queens hands.

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  • The first three years of the queens reign were memorable for a constantly deficient revenue.

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  • Enjoying her full confidence, consulted by her on every occasion, he had always used his influence for the public good; and perhaps those who look back now with so much satisfaction at the queens conduct during a reign of unexampled length, imperfectly appreciate the debt which in this respect is owed to her first prime minister.

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  • There had hardly ever been a period when food had been so dear, when wages had been so low, when poverty had been so widespread, and the condition of the lower orders so depraved and so hopeless, as in the early years of the queens reign.

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  • The most famous of these, and the last of the series, Tract XC., was published three years after the queens acccssion to the throne.

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  • A large section of the cabinet shared the queens hesitation, and Lord Palmerstonwith the weight of nearly eighty summers upon himwas not strong enough to enforce his will against both his sovereign and his colleagues.

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  • These facts and this opinion were at once sent to the law officer& They reached the queens advocate on Saturday the 26th of July; but, by an uoforttinate mischance; the queens advocate had just been wholly incapacitated by a distressing illness; and the papers, in consequence, did not reach the attorney- and solicitorgeneral till the evening of:,the following Monday, when.

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  • By an overwhelming majority it threw its lot in favor of Gladstone; and Disraeli, without even venturing to meet parliament, took the unusual course of at once placing his resignation in the queens hands.

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  • Most men felt that it would have been permissible for him, at the commencement of the session, to have used the queens authority to terminate the purchase system; but they considered that, as he had not taken this ~ course, it was not open to him to reverse the decision of the legislature by resorting to the prerogative.

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  • For the first time in the queens reign, a solid Liberal majority, independent of all extraneous Irish support, was returned, and Gladstone resumed in triumph his old position as prime minister.

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  • For the first time in the queens reign two general elections occurred within twelve months.

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  • Ten years before, her jubilee had been the occasion of enthusiastic rejoicings, and the queens progress through London to a service of thanksgiving at Westminster bad impressed the imagination of her subjects and proved the affection of her people.

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  • In every portion of the globe the sixtieth anniversary of the queens reign excited interest; in every country the queens name was mentioned with affection and respect; while the people of the United States vied with the subjects of the British empire in praise of the queens character and in expressions of regard for her person.

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  • The opening months of the queens reign were marked by rebellion in Canada.

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  • One of the most common charges against Burke was that he allowed his imagination and pity to be touched only by the sorrows of kings and queens, and forgot the thousands of oppressed and famine-stricken toilers of the land.

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  • and his two queens; Malcolm IV.; Alexander III., with his first wife and their sons David and Alexander; Robert Bruce, with his queen Elizabeth and their daughter Matilda; and Annabella Drummond, wife of Robert III.

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  • A journey to Nice in the autumn of the same year with his friend Dr Isaac Milner (1750-1820), who had been a master at Hull grammar school when Wilberforce was there as a boy, and had since made a reputation as a mathematician, and afterwards became president of Queens' College, Cambridge, and dean of Carlisle, led to his conversion to Evangelical Christianity and the adoption of more serious views of life.

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  • During the 14th century Cricklade formed part of the dowry of the queens of England.

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  • Wellknown fairy queens are Clidna (south Munster) and Aibell (north Munster).

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  • Despite the queens express prohibition, the insurrectionary assembly of the Chambre Saint Louis criticized the whole financial system, founded as it was upon usury, claimed the right of voting taxes, respect for individual liberty, and the suppression of the intendants, who were a menace to the new bureaucratic feudalism.

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  • But after his mediation in the treaty of Breda (July 1667), when Hugues de Lionne, secretary of state for foreign affairs, had isolated Spain, he substituted soldiers for the jurists and cannon for diplomacy in the matter of the queens rights.

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  • It was still too early for a Fourth of August; but the queens victory was none the less vain, since Turgots ideas were taken up by his successors.

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  • In 1677 the kings bastard brother, the younger Don John of Austria, defeated the queens faction, which was entirely Austrian in sentiment, a1~d obtained power for a short time.

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  • Godoy, who was at once the queens lover and the personal favorite of the king, had no experience of the routine of office, and no settled policy.

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  • In 1846 Europe was scandalized by the ignominious intrigues connected with tile young queens marriage.

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  • The queens marriage was miserable; and she consoled herself in a way which at once made her court the scandal of Europe, and upset the French kings plans by providing the throne of Spain with healthy heirs of genuine Spanish blood.

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  • All men of political influence were either in open opposition or, when they belonged to the Conservative parties, were holding aloof in disgust at the predominance of the queens favorites, Gonzales Brabo, a mere ruffian, and Marion, her steward, whose position in the palace was perfectly well known.

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  • parties, the Aifonsistas, who wished for the restoration of the queens son with a regency, the partisans .of the widower king consort of Portugal; those of the duke of Montpensier; the Canlists; and a few purely fantastic dreamers who would have given the crown to the aged Espartero.

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  • In spite of the young queens conversion and the singular distinction conferred on her by the papal gift of the golden rose, ~i~1OflSO the Protestant alliance marked a further stage in Alphonso XIII.s emancipation from the tutelage of the Clerical-Conservative court.

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  • Remarkable progress has also been made in the art of queen-rearing, and in improving the common or native bee by judicious crossing with the best foreign races, selected mainly for hardiness, working qualities and the prolific capacity of their queens.

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  • American bee-breeders are conspicuous in this respect, extensive apiaries being exclusively devoted to the business of rearing queens by the thousand for sale and export.

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  • During the summer season, however (from May to July), when drones are abundant, the loss of a queen is of comparatively little moment, as the workers can transform eggs (or young larvae not more than three days old), which would in the ordinary course produce worker bees, into fully-developed queens, capable of fulfilling all the maternal duties of a mother-bee.

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  • (From Cheshire's Bees and Bee-keeping, Scientific and Practical.) the high-pressure system followed in modern bee-management, exhausts the period of her greatest fecundity in two years, so that queens are usually superseded after their second season has expired and egg-production gradually decreases.

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  • It shows a portion of honeycomb (natural size) not precisely as it appears when the frame containing it is lifted out of the hive, but as would be seen on two or more combs in the same hive, namely, the various cells built for - and occupied by - queens, drones and workers; also the larvae or grubs in the various stages of transformation FIG.

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  • We append the pedigree of Blair Athol, winner of the Derby and St Leger in 1864, who, when subsequently sold by auction, fetched the then unprecedented sum of 12,000 guineas, as it contains, not only Stockwell (the emperor of stallions, as he has been termed), but Blink Bonny and Eleanor - in which latter animal are combined the blood of Eclipse, Herod, Matchem and Snap, - the mares that won the Derby in 1801 and 1857 respectively, as well as those queens of the stud, Eleanor's greatgranddaughter Pocahontas and Blink Bonny's dam Queen Mary.

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  • One day the two queens, while bathing in the river, fell to quarrelling as to which of their husbands was the greater.

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  • One day, while Siegfried and his wife were on a visit to the Burgundian court, the two queens fell to quarrelling on the question of precedence, not in a river but on the steps of the cathedral (Avent.

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  • The ancient kings—his father and brother included—had regularly taken Oracles as their queens.

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  • "You know, the French are the kings and queens of love," he said and sat in his chair by the door.

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  • Ethnic conflict is not the dominant issue in the Queens' life.

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  • Queens ' uses the Bliss classification scheme and subjects are ordered alphabetically according to class mark.

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  • The College was obliged to build eight new almshouses in Queens ' Lane.

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  • anthropology modules at Durham City and Queens Campus.

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  • Queens Avenue bridge has modest ornate iron balustrades, military museums are situated in both directions from the avenue.

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  • A late Queens ' goal following a Jesus defensive blunder spoilt what was a very good afternoon for Jesus.

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  • Queens ' has a sports ground for all major field sports and one of the most modern boathouses on the Cam.

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  • carmanon Queens Park: hi carmen, ... London Richmond: .. .

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  • concise biographies of Britain's Kings and Queens, and some of their courtiers.

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  • coronation of the kings and queens of England and then of the United Kingdom.

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  • Two Queens of Hollywood become dames from the British Queen at Buckingham Palace.

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  • dinner theater singers who are forced to go undercover in Los Angeles as drag queens.

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  • The 3 Golf Courses in Cyprus are all located in Paphos at a short driving distance from Queens Gardens.

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  • drag queens and must get a good show together for the Milan Shoe Fair.

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  • drag queens dressed to the nines as you are serious music heads.

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  • driving distance from Queens Gardens.

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  • Arnold Spencer-Smith was the founding editor of the student magazine, The Queens ' Courier, renamed after two issues The Dial.

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  • There's nothing wrong with it but Queens have a little bit more like Josh singing a high falsetto.

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  • trumpeter finches were much in evidence, drinking from a dripping tap next to the path in the Valley of the Queens.

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  • gunpoint attack on a Queens Park Rangers director.

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  • student hangout Students in the know come to either the Boston Tea Party or Millers on Queens road.

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  • honed the talent of Queens ' 2nd and 3rd teams, but as yet 1st round fixtures have not been played.

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  • Best Western Ewington hotel Glasgow A Victorian townhouse hotel overlooking the tranquil and beautiful Queens Park, only minutes from Glasgow city center.

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  • Stephanie Rodriguez is an award-winning illustrator from Queens, NY.

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  • jacks queens or.

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  • The workers feed a few selected larvae a special food called " royal jelly " which causes them to become queens.

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  • winning jockey: R Winston Straight forecast: £ 4.40 Non runners: Versatile, Queens Destiny Position Horse Trainer Jockey Dist.

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  • A great English retro vintage book, produced to celebrate the silver jubilee of the Queens 25 year reign in 1977.

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  • In the story, four English children have become kings and queens of a fairy tale kingdom.

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  • lactate were mostly large kittens with very few pregnant or lactating queens.

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  • lowdown on the glam-rock band who rose out of Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx.

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  • lumber around our gardens in early spring are all queens.

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  • Between 1893 and 1909 six brothers all matriculated at Queens ' and all six won football blues.

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  • mincing queens.

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  • myriad attractions, however, is the defining feature of Queens ' .

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  • For us in Fulcrum, why are the ' gender balanced ' colleges Westcott, Queens and Cranmer when evangelical ordinands outnumber the rest?

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  • A keen Rugby player, he captained Queens ' 3rd XV.

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  • He was also a film projectionist at the Queens Hall Cinema in Church for many years.

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  • You also have the drone bee that doesn't do anything except fertilize the young queens.

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  • Also meets all the nutritional requirements of pregnant and lactating queens.

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  • With Destiny's Child now the undisputed queens of girl band r'n'b few people have TLC at the forefront of their mind anymore.

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  • The drone's sole function is to mate with virgin queens (from which act he dies ).

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  • We hold events for everyone from drag queens to rock, cheese to beer, and ice skating to laser quest.

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  • It calls a home reputed top jacks queens or his presence felt.

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  • resist the permanent lure of Queens ' Ents.

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  • Jarman is really quite revolting with his mincing queens.

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  • The first year the event took place at The Queens Hotel which had become extremely rundown.

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  • The statement reads thus: " Mark Lanegan is taking a brief Sabbatical from the ongoing Queens tour due to exhaustion.

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  • shrouded figure has been snapped climbing the Tulip staircase at the Queens House in Greenwich.

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  • She appears as the supremely glamorous Astonishing Voodoo Priestess (very popular in Victorian sideshows, along with cannibal queens ).

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  • trumpeter finches were much in evidence, drinking from a dripping tap next to the path in the Valley of the Queens.

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  • In early July while most people were enjoying their summer vacation the tennis varsity match was held at Queens Club in London.

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  • The church center was added in 1988, to replace the old church hall which was located on Queens Road near the present vicarage.

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  • There will follow a silent vigil outside Downing Street, timed to coincide with the Queens speech.

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  • walk in the footsteps of the kings and queens who have been entertained at Hedingham.

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  • wharf house at Queens Hill remains.

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  • worker ants Army ant queens may lay 2 million eggs in a month.

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  • He became a fellow of Queens' College, Cambridge, in 1530, and in 1533 was appointed a public reader or professor.

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  • by 61 ft.), in which thirty-five German kings and eleven queens have banqueted after the coronation ceremony in the cathedral.

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  • Strickland, Lives of the Queens of England (1851), vol.

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  • The hinder abdominal segments and the stings of the queens and workers resemble those of other stinging Hymenoptera.

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  • The population of the colony increases fast, and a well-grown nest contains several " queens " and males, besides a large number of workers.

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  • Strickland, Lives of the Queens of England, vol.

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  • Bain (Edinburgh, 2 vols., 1890-1899); Calendar of State Papers relating to Scotland and Mary Queen of Scots,1547-1603 (Edinburgh, 2 vols., 1898-1900), &c. There is a Life in Miss Strickland's Queens of Scotland (vols.

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  • The prominent part taken by the women of the royal house was a Macedonian characteristic. The history of these kingdoms furnishes a long list of queens and princesses who were ambitious ' Antiochus Epiphanes was an extreme case.

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  • See Agnes Strickland, Lives of the Queens of England, vol.

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  • Following in the path struck out by Miss Strickland in her Lives of the Queens of England, and by Lord Brougham's Lives of Eminent Statesmen, he at last produced, in 1849, The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England, from the earliest times till the reign of King George IV., 7 vols.

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  • was very ill at Lyons, the two queens, Marie and Anne of Austria, reconciled for the time, won the king's promise to dismiss Richelieu.

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  • By Anne Hyde James had eight children, of whom two only, Mary and Anne, both queens of England, survived their father.

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  • To judge by the monuments it is possible that there were queens who reigned alone.

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  • Pyramids were erected for queens as well as for kings, and the position of the queens was little inferior to that of their consorts, though, so far as monumental representations go, they always yielded precedence to the latter.

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  • Many of Walafrid's other poems are, or include, short addresses to kings and queens (Lothair, Charles, Louis, Pippin, Judith, &c.) and to friends (Einhard, Grimald, Hrabanus Maurus, Tatto, Ebbo, archbishop of Reims, Drogo, bishop of Metz, &c.).

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  • p (c) Panegyrics on Gothic kings and queens (fragments ed.

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  • It is the privilege of the archbishop of Canterbury to crown the kings and queens of England.

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  • In Domesday it was royal demesne and during the following centuries figures in numerous grants generally as the dowry of queens.

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  • The development of a true insect society among the Hymenoptera is dependent on a differentiation among the females between individuals with well-developed ovaries (" queens ") whose special function is reproduction; and individuals with reduced or aborted ovaries (" workers ") whose duty is to build the nest, to gather food and to tend and feed the larvae.

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  • Among the wasps the workers may only differ from the queens in size, and individuals intermediate between the two forms of female may be met with.

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  • The ants which form this group are readily distinguished by the differentiation of the females into winged " queens" and wingless " workers."

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  • The Vespidae or social wasps have " queens " and " workers " like the ants, but both these forms of female are winged; the claws on their feet are simple.

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  • Biography, with authorities; Lives of the Queens of England, by A.

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  • See also Martin Hume, Two English Queens and Philip (1908).

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  • Those crowns were the personal crowns, worn by the different kings on various state occasions, but they were all crowned before the Commonwealth with the ancient crown of St Edward, and the queens consort with that of Queen Edith.

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  • Then, with the assistance of her sister, she projected a more ambitious work, The Lives of the Queens of England, from Matilda of Flanders to Queen Anne.

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  • In 1850 she followed up her Queens of England with the Lives of the Queens of Scotland, completing the series in eight volumes in 1859.

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  • The Lives of the Seven Bishops followed in 1866 - after a longer interval, part of which was employed in producing an abridged version of her Queens of England.

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  • Mary was odious to her Protestant subjects, Elizabeth to those of the unreformed religion, and both these queens succeeded to the crown in times of general sadness; but the youthful Queen Victoria had no enemies except a few Chartists, and the land was peaceful and prosperous when she began toreign over it.

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  • When she ascended the throne the popular faith in kings and queens was on the decline.

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  • After being at school at Ashford, Tenterden and Felsted, and being instructed in Latin, Greek and Hebrew, he was in 1632 sent to Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and afterwards was chosen fellow of Queens' College.

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  • The work was done by a committee presided over first by Herbert Palmer, master of Queens', Cambridge, and then by Anthony Tuckney, master of Emmanuel.

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  • The regulation as to convents seems partly due to a desire to avoid the worry and expenditure of time involved in the discharge of such offices and partly to a conviction that penitents living in enclosure, as all religious persons then were, would be of no effective use to the Society; whereas the founder, against the wishes of several of his companions, laid much stress on the duty of accepting the post of confessor to kings, queens and women of high rank when opportunity presented itself.

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  • See Miss Strickland, Queens of England (vols.

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  • Thanks to the great care expended on the preservation of the royal dead, although the mummies of all the other kings have disappeared, a wonderful series of the Theban kings and queens of the New Kingdom from the XVIIth Dynasty to the XXIst Dynasty has come down to us.

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  • granted it to the bishop of Lincoln, under whose protection the borough evidently grew up. In 1547 the bishop surrendered his rights to the king, and in the 17th century Biggleswade formed part of the jointure of the queens of England.

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  • We know, however, that in addition to the sum paid to the bride's guardian, it was customary for the bridegroom to make a present (morgengifu) to the bride herself, which, in the case of queens, often consisted of a residence and considerable estates.

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  • Moreover, even among those peoples with whom purchase prevailed it was customary for the bridegroom to present the bride with a " morning-gift," which in the case of queens and princesses often took the form of considerable estates.

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  • Numerous biographies of Mary Stuart have been published, as well as essays and treatises dealing with particular episodes in her life, of which the most worthy of mention are: George Chalmers, Life of Mary Queen of Scots, (2 vols., London, 1818); Henry Glassford Bell, Life of Mary Queen of Scots (2 vols., Edinburgh, 1828-1831); the "Life" in Agnes Strickland's Lives of the Queens of Scotland (8 vols., Edinburgh, 1850); J.

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  • In the charter of 1666 a market is included among the privileges confirmed to the borough as those which had been granted in 1605, or by any previous kings and queens of England.

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  • In 1549 he matriculated at Queens' College, Cambridge, and in May 1550 he migrated to Pembroke Hall, where he had the martyr John Bradford for a tutor.

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  • Far behind Medinet Habu are the Tombs of the Queens, where royal relatives of the XXth Dynasty are buried; and immediately behind the lofty cliffs of Deir el Bahri, but accessible only by a very circuitous route from Kurna, are the tombs of the kings (from Tethmosis I.

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  • The burst of naturalism under Akhenaton resulted in some marvellous portraiture, of which the fragment of a queens head (Plate IV.

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  • On some monuments of this period her name appears alone, on others in conjunction with that of Tethmosis III., while the latter again may appear without the queens; but this extraordinary w~oman must have had a great influence over her stepson and was the acknowledged ruler of Egypt.

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  • Yet even in the middle ages kings of Christian countries were buried with their swords and spears, and queens with their spindles and ornaments; the bishop was laid in his grave with his crozier and comb; the priest with his chalice and vestments; and clay vessels filled with charcoal (answering to the urns of heathen times) are found in the churches of France and Denmark.

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  • Such bees, although a number of individuals often make their nests close together, are termed "solitary," their communities differing in nature from those of the "social" bees, among which there are two kinds of females - the normal fertile females or "queens," and those specially modified females with undeveloped ovaries (see fig.

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  • The most highly developed of the long-tongued bees are "social" species, in which the females are differentiated into egg - laying queens and (usually) infertile "workers" (fig.

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  • In autumn males are produced, as well as young queens.

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  • The community is broken up on the approach of winter, the males and workers perish, and the young queens after hibernation start fresh nests in the succeeding year.

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  • Dzierzon (181119(36) in 1848, it has been believed that the queen bee lays fertilized eggs in cells appropriate for the rearing of queens or FIG.

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  • Dickel and others have lately claimed that fertilized eggs can give rise to either queens, workers or males, according to the food supplied to the larvae and the influence of supposed "sex-producing glands" possessed by the nurse-workers.

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  • The cells in which workers are reared are smaller than those appropriate for the rearing of drones, while the "royal cells," in which the young queens are developed, are large in size and of an irregular oval in form (fig.

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  • The workers, who control the polity of the hive (the "queen" being exceedingly "limited" in her monarchy), arrange if possible that young queens shall develop only when the population of the hive has become so congested that it is desirable to send off a swarm.

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  • For five years the king braved all anathemas, but about 1002 he gave up Bertha and married Constance, daughter of a certain Count William, an intriguing and ambitious woman, who made life miserable for her husband, while the court was disturbed by quarrels between the partisans of the two queens.

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  • Women enjoyed a high position, and some of the most beautiful hymns were composed by ladies and queens.

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  • by the borough of Queens, from which it is in part separated by Newtown Creek; E.

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  • by the borough of Queens and Jamaica Bay; S.

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  • south-east to Canarsie Beach Park (40 acres), on Jamaica Bay; and extensions of Eastern Parkway run north-east through Highland Park (55 acres), to Brooklyn Forest Park (535 acres, on the border of the borough of Queens), abounding in beautiful trees and delightful views.

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  • Along the north-east border of the borough are Cypress Hills cemetery (400 acres), adjoining Brooklyn Forest Park, and the cemetery of the Evergreens (about 375 acres), adjoining Highland Park and partly in the borough of Queens.

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  • Nicolls erected the region composed of Long Island, Staten Island and Westchester into a county under the name of Yorkshire, and divided it into three ridings, of which Staten Island, the present county of Kings, and the town of Newtown in Queens, formed one.

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  • Strickland, Lives of the Queens of England (1852), somewhat uncritical; an excellent account written by Spanheim for the king of Prussia, printed in the Eng.

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  • JOHN MICHELL (1724-1793), English natural philosopher and geologist, was born in 1724, and educated at Queens' College, Cambridge.

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  • See Lives of the Queens of England, by A.

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  • King Srong Tsan Gampo's zeal for Buddhism was shared and supported by his two queens, Bribsun, a princess from Nepal, and Wen Ching, a princess from China.

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  • The two queens have become semi-divine personages, and are worshipped under the name of the two Dard-Eke, the " glorious mothers," being regarded as incarnations of the wife of Siva, representing respectively two of the qualities which she personifies, divine vengeance and divine love.

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  • On ladies' seals the owner is often gracefully depicted standing and holding flower or bird, or with shields of arms. After the 14th century, the figures of ladies, other than queens, vanish from seals.

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  • On the death of Iskandar's successor in 1641, the Widow was placed on the throne; and as a female reign favoured the oligarchical tendencies of the Malay chiefs, three more queens were allowed to reign successively.

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  • In 1833 and 1834 the youthful queens Donna Maria of Portugal and Isabella of Spain were the representatives and the hope of the constitutional party in those countries - assailed and hard pressed by their absolutist kinsmen Don Miguel and Don Carlos, who were the representatives of the male line of succession.

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  • CLEOPATRA, the regular name of the queens of Egypt in the Ptolemaic dynasty after Cleopatra, daughter of the Seleucid Antiochus the Great, wife of Ptolemy V., Epiphanes.

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  • Imperious will, masculine boldness, relentless ambition like hers had been exhibited by queens of her race since the old Macedonian days before Philip and Alexander.

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  • Subsequent to the Conquest many kings and queens were buried here, from Henry III.

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  • After the disgrace of Roger in 1139 the castle was seized by the Crown; in the 14th century it formed part of the dowry of the queens of England, and figured prominently in history until its capture and demolition by Cromwell in the Civil War of the 17th century.

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  • that the king's sons began to be styled " princes "; and as late as the time of Charles the daughters of the duke of York, both of whom became queens regnant, were called simply the Lady Mary and the Lady Anne.

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  • the eldest sons of the kings and queens of England have always been dukes of Cornwall by birth, and, with a few exceptions, princes of Wales by creation.

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  • He soon found a more agreeable wife than Cleopatra in her daughter Cleopatra, and thenceforth antagonism between the two queens, the "sister" and the "wife," was chronic. In 130 - I Cleopatra succeeded in driving Euergetes for a time to Cyprus, when he revenged himself by murdering the son whom she had borne him (surnamed M emphites).

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  • Then the proceedings became festive, queens and great ladies taking part.

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  • This might have been more tolerable if the Lancastrian party had shown any governing power; but both while Somerset was their leader, down to his death in the first battle of St Albans, and while iii 1456-1459 Exeter, Wiltshire, Shrewshury and Beaumont were the queens trusted agents, the condition of England was de.

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  • Richard of York, in short, was not merely the head of a constitutional opposition to misgovernment by the queens friends, nor was he merely a legitimist claimant The to the crown, he was also the head of a powerful ba~niaI baronial league, of which the most prominent members party.

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  • He was undoubtedly gcaded into his last rebellion of 1459 by the queens undisguised preparations for attacking him.

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  • queens ferocity shocked the nation, but the reckless plundering of her northern moss-troopers in the home counties had roused the peasantry and townsfolk to an interest in the struggle which they had never before displayed.

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  • He never forgot that the Yorkist party had started as the advocates of sound and strong administration, and the mandatonies of the popular will against the queens incapable and corrupt ministers.

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  • ing the queens father, Lord Rivers, and her brother, John Woodville, as well as the newly-created earls of Pembroke and Devon, were put to death with Warwicks cOnnivance, if not by his direct orders.

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  • In this he erred grievously, of the Edward vowed revenge for his slaughtered favorites, queens and waited his opportunity.

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  • The Yorkists courted the approval of public opinion by their careful avoidance of pillage and requisitions; and the Lancastrians, though less scrupulous, only once launched out into general raiding and devastation, during the advance of the queens army to St Albans in the early months of 1461.

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  • Antony, Lord Rivers, the queens brother, was a mere adventurer, but a poet of some merit, and a great patron of Caxton.

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  • Hence when Richard of Gloucester seized on the person of the young king, and imprisoned Lord Rivers and Sir Richard Grey, the queens brother and son, on the pretence that they were conspiring against him, his action was regarded with equanimity by the people.

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  • orders for the execution of the queens relatives, who had been in prison since the beginning of May.

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  • It was known that they looked for the principle on which the queens throne rested to the national act of the Revolution, rather than to the birth of the sovereign as the daughter of James II., whilst popular feeling ~referred, however inconsistently, to attach itself to some fragment of hereditary right.

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  • In the months which immediately followed the queens accession news reached England of disturbances, or even insurrection in Canada.

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  • Supported by only small and dwindling majorities, they saw that it was hopeless to carry the measure, and they decided on placing their resignations in the queens hands.

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  • The first three years of the queens reign were memorable for a constantly deficient revenue.

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  • Enjoying her full confidence, consulted by her on every occasion, he had always used his influence for the public good; and perhaps those who look back now with so much satisfaction at the queens conduct during a reign of unexampled length, imperfectly appreciate the debt which in this respect is owed to her first prime minister.

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  • There had hardly ever been a period when food had been so dear, when wages had been so low, when poverty had been so widespread, and the condition of the lower orders so depraved and so hopeless, as in the early years of the queens reign.

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  • The most famous of these, and the last of the series, Tract XC., was published three years after the queens acccssion to the throne.

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  • The publication of this brief caused much excitement throughout the country, which was fanned by a letter from the prime minister to the bishop of Durham, condemning the brief as insolent and insidious and inconsisten:t with the queens supremacy, with the rights of our bishops and clergy, and with the spiritual independence of the nation.

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  • A large section of the cabinet shared the queens hesitation, and Lord Palmerstonwith the weight of nearly eighty summers upon himwas not strong enough to enforce his will against both his sovereign and his colleagues.

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  • These facts and this opinion were at once sent to the law officer& They reached the queens advocate on Saturday the 26th of July; but, by an uoforttinate mischance; the queens advocate had just been wholly incapacitated by a distressing illness; and the papers, in consequence, did not reach the attorney- and solicitorgeneral till the evening of:,the following Monday, when.

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  • By an overwhelming majority it threw its lot in favor of Gladstone; and Disraeli, without even venturing to meet parliament, took the unusual course of at once placing his resignation in the queens hands.

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  • Most men felt that it would have been permissible for him, at the commencement of the session, to have used the queens authority to terminate the purchase system; but they considered that, as he had not taken this ~ course, it was not open to him to reverse the decision of the legislature by resorting to the prerogative.

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  • For the first time in the queens reign, a solid Liberal majority, independent of all extraneous Irish support, was returned, and Gladstone resumed in triumph his old position as prime minister.

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  • For the first time in the queens reign two general elections occurred within twelve months.

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  • Ten years before, her jubilee had been the occasion of enthusiastic rejoicings, and the queens progress through London to a service of thanksgiving at Westminster bad impressed the imagination of her subjects and proved the affection of her people.

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  • In every portion of the globe the sixtieth anniversary of the queens reign excited interest; in every country the queens name was mentioned with affection and respect; while the people of the United States vied with the subjects of the British empire in praise of the queens character and in expressions of regard for her person.

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  • The queens own life is dealt with elsewhere (see VICTORIA, QUEEN), but the Victorian era is deeply marked in English history.

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  • The opening months of the queens reign were marked by rebellion in Canada.

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  • One of the most common charges against Burke was that he allowed his imagination and pity to be touched only by the sorrows of kings and queens, and forgot the thousands of oppressed and famine-stricken toilers of the land.

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  • and his two queens; Malcolm IV.; Alexander III., with his first wife and their sons David and Alexander; Robert Bruce, with his queen Elizabeth and their daughter Matilda; and Annabella Drummond, wife of Robert III.

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  • A journey to Nice in the autumn of the same year with his friend Dr Isaac Milner (1750-1820), who had been a master at Hull grammar school when Wilberforce was there as a boy, and had since made a reputation as a mathematician, and afterwards became president of Queens' College, Cambridge, and dean of Carlisle, led to his conversion to Evangelical Christianity and the adoption of more serious views of life.

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  • During the 14th century Cricklade formed part of the dowry of the queens of England.

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  • Wellknown fairy queens are Clidna (south Munster) and Aibell (north Munster).

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  • Despite the queens express prohibition, the insurrectionary assembly of the Chambre Saint Louis criticized the whole financial system, founded as it was upon usury, claimed the right of voting taxes, respect for individual liberty, and the suppression of the intendants, who were a menace to the new bureaucratic feudalism.

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  • Cardinal de Retzs red hat, or Madame de Longuevilles stool at the queens side; it was, as its name of Fronde indicates, a hateful farce, played by grown-up children, in several acts.

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  • But after his mediation in the treaty of Breda (July 1667), when Hugues de Lionne, secretary of state for foreign affairs, had isolated Spain, he substituted soldiers for the jurists and cannon for diplomacy in the matter of the queens rights.

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  • It was still too early for a Fourth of August; but the queens victory was none the less vain, since Turgots ideas were taken up by his successors.

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  • In 1677 the kings bastard brother, the younger Don John of Austria, defeated the queens faction, which was entirely Austrian in sentiment, a1~d obtained power for a short time.

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  • Godoy, who was at once the queens lover and the personal favorite of the king, had no experience of the routine of office, and no settled policy.

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  • In 1846 Europe was scandalized by the ignominious intrigues connected with tile young queens marriage.

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  • The queens marriage was miserable; and she consoled herself in a way which at once made her court the scandal of Europe, and upset the French kings plans by providing the throne of Spain with healthy heirs of genuine Spanish blood.

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  • All men of political influence were either in open opposition or, when they belonged to the Conservative parties, were holding aloof in disgust at the predominance of the queens favorites, Gonzales Brabo, a mere ruffian, and Marion, her steward, whose position in the palace was perfectly well known.

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  • parties, the Aifonsistas, who wished for the restoration of the queens son with a regency, the partisans .of the widower king consort of Portugal; those of the duke of Montpensier; the Canlists; and a few purely fantastic dreamers who would have given the crown to the aged Espartero.

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  • In spite of the young queens conversion and the singular distinction conferred on her by the papal gift of the golden rose, ~i~1OflSO the Protestant alliance marked a further stage in Alphonso XIII.s emancipation from the tutelage of the Clerical-Conservative court.

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  • Remarkable progress has also been made in the art of queen-rearing, and in improving the common or native bee by judicious crossing with the best foreign races, selected mainly for hardiness, working qualities and the prolific capacity of their queens.

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  • American bee-breeders are conspicuous in this respect, extensive apiaries being exclusively devoted to the business of rearing queens by the thousand for sale and export.

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  • During the summer season, however (from May to July), when drones are abundant, the loss of a queen is of comparatively little moment, as the workers can transform eggs (or young larvae not more than three days old), which would in the ordinary course produce worker bees, into fully-developed queens, capable of fulfilling all the maternal duties of a mother-bee.

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  • (From Cheshire's Bees and Bee-keeping, Scientific and Practical.) the high-pressure system followed in modern bee-management, exhausts the period of her greatest fecundity in two years, so that queens are usually superseded after their second season has expired and egg-production gradually decreases.

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  • It shows a portion of honeycomb (natural size) not precisely as it appears when the frame containing it is lifted out of the hive, but as would be seen on two or more combs in the same hive, namely, the various cells built for - and occupied by - queens, drones and workers; also the larvae or grubs in the various stages of transformation FIG.

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  • We append the pedigree of Blair Athol, winner of the Derby and St Leger in 1864, who, when subsequently sold by auction, fetched the then unprecedented sum of 12,000 guineas, as it contains, not only Stockwell (the emperor of stallions, as he has been termed), but Blink Bonny and Eleanor - in which latter animal are combined the blood of Eclipse, Herod, Matchem and Snap, - the mares that won the Derby in 1801 and 1857 respectively, as well as those queens of the stud, Eleanor's greatgranddaughter Pocahontas and Blink Bonny's dam Queen Mary.

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  • One day the two queens, while bathing in the river, fell to quarrelling as to which of their husbands was the greater.

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  • One day, while Siegfried and his wife were on a visit to the Burgundian court, the two queens fell to quarrelling on the question of precedence, not in a river but on the steps of the cathedral (Avent.

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  • You also have the drone bee that does n't do anything except fertilize the young queens.

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  • Also meets all the nutritional requirements of pregnant and lactating queens.

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  • With Destiny 's Child now the undisputed queens of girl band r'n'b few people have TLC at the forefront of their mind anymore.

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  • The drone 's sole function is to mate with virgin queens (from which act he dies).

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  • We hold events for everyone from drag queens to rock, cheese to beer, and ice skating to laser quest.

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  • It calls a home reputed top jacks queens or his presence felt.

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  • She is pleased that Confusions has given her a reason to resist the permanent lure of Queens ' Ents.

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  • The first year the event took place at The Queens Hotel which had become extremely rundown.

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  • The statement reads thus: Mark Lanegan is taking a brief sabbatical from the ongoing Queens tour due to exhaustion.

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  • A shrouded figure has been snapped climbing the Tulip staircase at the Queens House in Greenwich.

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  • She appears as the supremely glamorous Astonishing Voodoo Priestess (very popular in Victorian sideshows, along with cannibal queens).

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  • Young 's goal at Queens Park Rangers last Saturday took his tally for the season to 14 from 38 starts.

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  • Part of a notorious Queens Park play area went up in smoke in the latest vandalism attack.

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  • In early July while most people were enjoying their summer vacation the tennis varsity match was held at Queens Club in London.

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  • The church center was added in 1988, to replace the old church hall which was located on Queens Road near the present vicarage.

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  • There will follow a silent vigil outside Downing Street, timed to coincide with the Queens speech.

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  • Re-live history as you walk in the footsteps of the kings and queens who have been entertained at Hedingham.

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  • At the north end of the arm only the wharf house at Queens Hill remains.

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  • My PHILLIPS family on 1891 census for Queens Street, Swinton have JOHN CROSSLEY, widower aged 75 years living with them.

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  • An added benefit to spaying and neutering is cat owners will not have to withstand the pining of toms when neighborhood queens are in heat or the erratic nocturnal behavior of a queen in estrus.

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  • Many queens become more affectionate and even a bit clingy during pregnancy.

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  • Many of these patterns include sumptuous floral prints like Bloomfield, Cassandre, Juliette, Cherrington, Queens Gate, Serafina, or Melrose.

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  • While drag queens can be found anywhere in the world, it's in the heart of major metropolitan cities that they thrive.

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  • That's why every June, in the middle of the royal herb's very short growing season, the pesto kings and queens from restaurants along the coast gather for a grind off.

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  • On July 6, 1975, a young drug dealer gave birth to Curtis James Jackson III in South Jamaica, Queens, New York.

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  • He also penned an autobiography entitled From Pieces to Weight: Once Upon a Time in Southside Queens, a novel, The Ski Mask Way, and the book The 50th Law.

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  • Leah Remini (King of Queens) claims reports of baby Suri's nonexistence have been exaggerated.

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  • According to the self-proclaimed "Queens of All Media," Kelly Osbourne has tied the knot, and her parents are NOT thrilled!

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  • Jack Black has also appeared as a backup singer on several of his friends' albums and appears in music videos for Beck, Dio, Foo Fighters, and Queens of the Stone Age.

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  • Donald John Trump was born June 14, 1946 in Queens, New York, to Fred, a multi-millionaire developer who started the Trump Organization, and Mary.

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  • After growing up in Massapequa, Long Island, he briefly attended the State University of New York at Oswego before transferring to Queens College.

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  • Not only has he made a deal with MTV to produce a reality television show starring recently crowned beauty queens, NBC has decided to bring back The Apprentice for at least one more run.

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  • In June 2007, Trump signed a deal with the cable music television channel to produce Pageant Place, a show that brings reigning and former beauty queens together under one roof.

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  • He co-starred with his dad on the television show King of Queens, playing his father's character, Arthur, in a flashback.

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  • The couple and their four adopted children, Parker, Chelsea, Blake and Vivienne, settled into their home in Queens and lived a relatively quiet life.

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  • Turns out those rumors are true as Rosie O'Donnell's wife moves out of their Queens, New York home, a rumor confirmed by O'Donnell herself.

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  • They released three albums and had hits with a few songs, including Cherry Bomb and Queens of Noise.

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  • YY: Aside from the British royals, there will be quite a lot of glamorous foreign royals - many of them future kings and queens like William and Catherine.

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  • Royalty - Queens and princesses certainly wear elaborate and ornate clothing, so a royal dress is an excellent choice.

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  • Soirees are elegant as dancers swirl across the large ballroom floor in the Queens Room.

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  • You can take a one or two-week vacation to New York, visit the Statue of Liberty, Fifth Avenue, downtown Manhattan, and Queens, and still work a dinner cruise on the Hudson River into your plans.

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  • See the Tomb of Tutankhamun, Valley of the Queens, Deir El Bahri and a dizzying array of ancient temples for Egyptian gods.

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  • The band broke up in 2000, but vocalist Mark Lanegan has gone on to become a permanent member of the popular group Queens of the Stone Age.

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  • Medieval costumes include princesses, ladies in waiting, queens and other figures from past centuries.

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  • Born in Long Island, New York, and hailing from Forrest Hills, Queens, Donna Karan expertly blends the fast pace of New York City with a seemingly ironic, classic sense of timelessness.

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  • While you're flying down the rainy streets at breakneck speed, you can bob your head to Mudvayne, Queens of the Stone Age, and Unwritten Law.

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  • Dr. Kang Lee of the Department of Psychology at Queens University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, observed young children telling so-called "white lies" to avoid disappointing the researcher.

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  • Many proms are themed to provide a coordinated look to the decorations and style of the event, and many schools select prom courts and honor individual students and kings and queens for the evening.

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  • When people think of medieval times, they generally think of kings, queens, peasants and paupers.

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  • She was born in 1986 in Queens, New York, and began her acting career about eight years later.

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  • The drama queens you read about are the models who have already made it and are so hot they can get away with having an attitude.

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  • The coeds are treated like beauty queens and are generally happy to oblige with a few autographs, as well as express their appreciation for their fans.

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  • Leah Remini of King of Queens fame is a veteran actor whose beauty has never gone unnoticed, and that includes when the star is sporting a bikini.

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  • The Renaissance period featured knights-in-arms, kings, and queens, and these festivals usually feature a wide variety of period clothing, jewelry, tools, and toys.

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  • Queens - These pieces, which start four spaces in from the right, are like bishops and rooks combined.

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  • Aces are 1 point, Jacks are 11, Queens are 12, and Kings are automatically 13.

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  • In the game, Kings are worth 13, Queens are worth 12 and Jacks are worth 11.

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  • If you're looking for a challenging solitaire game, try Captive Queens.

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  • To start, place the four Queens in a circle pointing in different directions.

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  • Create another circle around the Queens with the 5s and 6s of each corresponding suit.

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  • Since the Queens are not in play, the descending cards include the Ace and the King, while ascending cards end with the Jack.

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  • Try your hand at a game of Mummy's Curse, help the Sultan find the Queens in Sultan Solitaire or uncover cards in a game of Crazy Quilt Solitaire.

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  • Even rodeo queens have to carry their keys and lipstick somewhere.

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  • Aquarians are the kings and queens of out of the box thinking (And that is a compliment!), so focus on anything that strikes you as avant garde.

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  • Virgos often appear unapproachable, and Virgo women have even been referred to as Ice Queens.

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  • Royal Paper Dolls: This is a site full of kings and queens, complete with beautiful historical costumes.

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  • A brand new stage, freshly installed in 2007, awaits all those little drama queens and kings at the museum's newest exhibit.

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  • Men who impersonate women (female impersonators or "drag queens") can become celebrities in their own right.

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  • The World Needs Drama Queens: A white bunny smiles against a pink and turquoise striped background, filled with stars and this saying.

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  • The program defies conventions by featuring a young Latina from Queens in the lead role.

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  • Considered one of the "queens" of daytime television, Deidre Hall plays the role of Dr. Marlena Evans-Black.

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  • Egyptian queens Cleopatra and Nefertiti have both been thought of as standards of feminine beauty.

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  • Casinos, such as the Four Queens, the Golden Nugget, and Binion's offer a variety of slots and table games including poker.

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  • Aspiring yoga teachers can attend regular yoga certification classes in Queens, NY, in order to become registered yoga teachers.

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  • At several studios in Queens, such certification classes are offered on a revolving basis.

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  • In Forest Hills, in Queens, NY, a studio called Bamboomoves offers a teacher training program that is specifically designed to allow individuals to become Bamboomoves yoga instructors.

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  • In Astoria, Queens, The Yoga Room has yoga teacher training programs.

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  • In Bellerose, Queens, the Yogashakti ashram is a popular place for regular yoga classes, workshops, and retreats.

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  • Boasting two studios on Long Island and in Queens, the Yoga Teachers' Training Institute offers two different options for yoga certification classes in Queens, NY.

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  • Truffles have the reputation as the queens of the candy world, and it's no wonder!

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  • There are those who think that men's shapewear is only for fetishists, drag queens or shemales, but this is far from the case.

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  • In 2003 Josh Homme from Queens Of The Stone Age instigated the Desert Sessions: collaborations with various artists of which Harvey was one.

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  • Rhino, reigning kings and queens of killer box sets, bring you this song from their compilation A Life Less Lived: The Gothic Box.

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  • He has been a guest star on popular television shows such as The King of Queens and Saturday Night Live.

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  • Scream Queens is a competitive reality show where 10 unknown actresses vie for a spot on a horror movie.

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  • Scream Queens was a 6-week reality show romp watching girls trying to be the next horror queen.

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  • RuPaul's Drag Race is a Logo Network TV show that pitts drag queens against each other in a competition for the title of "America's Next Drag Superstar."

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  • Although many of the drag queens had confrontations with each other, one of the ongoing problems on the show was the rest of cast's dislike for Rebecca Glasscock.

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  • Jamaica-born Sandy Denton moved to Queens, NY, as a child in the 70's.

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  • The VH1 Scream Queens 2 reality show is a competition to see who will take home the coveted prize of a role in the final installment of Saw.

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  • Scream Queens 2 is a new concept reality show, where contestants compete for a chance to prove their chops in the world of horror acting in order to earn the role.

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  • With an on-set mentor and creative horror movie themed challenges, the girls find that winning Scream Queens 2 might be harder than they first thought.

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  • The second installment in the Scream Queens series, the show features 10 girls from around the United States competing to play a part in the movie Saw 3D.

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  • Tanedra Howard, winner of the first season of Scream Queens, has seen some success since winning and is on her way to a budding career.

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  • Combining horror, elimination-style challenges, and a group of ladies looking to be stars, VH1 Scream Queens 2 has all the elements of the first season to keep viewers hooked.

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  • What if you want to draw in clientele from the Bronx or Queens?

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  • One technique would be to try and put yourself in your customer's shoes: what would the person in Queens want with your socks?

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  • was very ill at Lyons, the two queens, Marie and Anne of Austria, reconciled for the time, won the king's promise to dismiss Richelieu.

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  • p (c) Panegyrics on Gothic kings and queens (fragments ed.

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  • The ants which form this group are readily distinguished by the differentiation of the females into winged " queens" and wingless " workers."

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  • Yet even in the middle ages kings of Christian countries were buried with their swords and spears, and queens with their spindles and ornaments; the bishop was laid in his grave with his crozier and comb; the priest with his chalice and vestments; and clay vessels filled with charcoal (answering to the urns of heathen times) are found in the churches of France and Denmark.

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  • See Lives of the Queens of England, by A.

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  • Monarchy is not inherently bad, and there have been fine kings and queens in history.

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