By Lalanne (Paris, 1854); Cronique du roy Francois I eT, ed.
Only survived five years at Utrecht, and it was reserved for Heinrich Regius (van Roy) - who in 1638 had been appointed to the new chair of botany and theoretical medicine at Utrecht, and who visited Descartes at Egmond in order more thoroughly to learn his views - to throw down the gauntlet to the adherents of the old methods.
Balquhidder was the scene of some of the exploits of Rob Roy, who died there in 1734.
Inversnaid was in the heart of the Macgregor country, and the name of Rob Roy is still given to his cave on the loch side a mile to the north and to his prison 3 m.
Webster's second wife was Caroline Le Roy, daughter of Jacob Le Roy, a New York merchant.
29-46; Alphonse le Roy in Biographic nationale de Belgique, vii.
After visiting Luther at Wittenberg, he settled with his amanuensis William Roy in Cologne, where he had made some progress in printing a 4to edition of his New Testament, when the work was discovered by John Cochlaeus, dean at Frankfurt, who not only got the senate of Cologne to interdict further printing, but warned Henry VIII.
Tyndale and Roy escaped with their sheets to Worms, where the 8vo edition was completed in 1526.
In 1865 he started on a long canoeing cruise in his " Rob Roy " canoe, and in this way made a prolonged water tour through Europe, a record of which he published in 1866 as A Thousand Miles in the Rob Roy Canoe.
The year 1784 marks the beginning of the ordnance survey, for in that year Major-General Roy measured a base line of 27,404 ft.
Knott, Proc. Roy: Soc. Ed., 1891, 18, 315; Phil.
Roy, Berlin, 1766, p. 22), may fairly be credited with having anticipated the law which was afterwards more satisfactorily established by Coulomb.
A nephew of Rob Roy held it for Prince Charlie, and it figures in Scott's Waverley.
BRAHMA SAMAJ, a religious association in India which owes its origin to (Raja) Ram Mohan Roy, who began teaching and writing in Calcutta soon after 1800.
Impressed with the perversions and corruptions of popular Hinduism, Ram Mohan Roy investigated the Hindu Shastras, the Koran and the Bible, repudiated the polytheistic worship of the Shastras as false, and inculcated the reformed principles of monotheism as found in the ancient Upanishads of the Vedas.
Ram Mohan Roy soon after left India for England, and took up his residence in Bristol, where he died in 1835.
Creton, Histoire du roy Richard II., ed.
Rob Roy (1723).
According to General William Roy (1726-1790) Trimontium - so called, according to this theory, from the triple Eildon heights - was Old Melrose; other authorities incline to place the station on the northern shore of the Solway Firth.
Marin Le Roy, Sieur Du Parc Et De Gomberville >>
Cassini de Thury; General William Roy conducted the operations on behalf of England.
In conjunction with Raja Rammohan Roy he initiated the movement of religious reform which took shape as the Adi Brahmo Somaj.
1384), and reared him as his own; the boy, after Salisbury's death (1400), being received by Philip of Burgundy, at whose desire Christine wrote Le Livre des faitz et bonnes mceurs du sayge roy Charles (1405), valuable as a first-hand picture of Charles V.
Her poems were edited by Maurice Roy for the Societe des anciens Textes fran9ais (1886, &c.), and her Livre du chemin du long estude, by Puschel (Berlin, 1887).
TERN (Norsk taerne, tenne or tende; Swedish tdrna; Dutch Stern l y, the name now applied generally to a group of sea-birds, 1 " Starn " was used in Norfolk in the 19th century as a name for the bird commonly known as the black tern, thus confirming Turner, who, in 1544, describes what seems to have been the same c, roy al cell.
Among Colbert's papers are Memoires sur les affaires de finance de France (written about 1663), a fragment entitled Particularites secretes de la vie du Roy, and other accounts of the earlier part of the reign of Louis XIV.
La volonte de Dieu et du Roy," and (again the legend grows) says that "there are persons who are inquisitive about my prisoner, and I am obliged to tell conies jaunes pour me moquer d'eux."
This page gives an overview of all articles in the 1911 Brittanica which are alphabetized under Roy to Rzh.
John M`Gregor, who gives an interesting description of them in his Rob Roy on the Jordan, affirmed that as a work of hydraulic engineering, the system and construction of the canals, by which the Abana and Pharpar were used for irrigation, might be considered as one of the most complete and extensive in the world.
Rob Roy is said to have raided the town in 1715.
Le Fevre wrote a Chronique, or Histoire de Charles VI., roy de France.
Roy Smith, South Carolina as a Royal Province, 1719-1776 (New York, 1903), based on the manuscript sources at Columbia.
Vi., 1838); Christine de Pisan, Le Livre des fais et bonnes me urs du sage roy Charles V, written in 1404, ed.
Macgregor, Rob Roy on the Jordan (1870); A.
Then this newspaper lady in Boston gave her an out and she jumped on it like Roy Rogers on Trigger.
De Roy na Borneo en Atchin in het jaar 1691; Beeckman, Visit to Borneo, 1718, in J.