novel, Sophie, printed in 1786, and a tragedy, Jeanne Grey, published in 1790.
In 1792 he was prosecuted for publishing an edition of the Lettres de Mirabeau et Sophie, but was acquitted.
He found that his Sophie was an idealized version of a rather common and ill-educated woman, and she consoled herself with the affection of a young officer, after whose death she committed suicide.
About this time began his connexion with Mme de Nehra, the daughter of Zwier van Haren, a Dutch statesman and political writer, and a woman of a far higher type than Sophie, more educated, more refined, and more capable of appreciating Mirabeau's good points.
P. Manuel (4 vols., 1792); and, on the same subject, Paul Cottin, Sophie de Monnier et Mirabeau d'apres leur correspondance inedite (1903); Lettres a Julie, edited by' D.
He married in 1879 Countess Sophie Schuvaloff.
ARMAND EMMANUEL SOPHIE SEPTEMANIE DU PLESSIS, DUC DE RICHELIEU (1766-1822), French statesman, was born in Paris on the 25th of September 1766, the son of Louis Antoine du Plessis, duc de Fronsac and grandson of the marshal de Richelieu (1696-1788).
Her father was Maurice Dupin, a retired lieutenant in the army of the republic; her mother, Sophie Delaborde, the daughter of a Paris bird-fancier.
1754 St Sophie, Dresden, G.
Here he met Marie Therese de Monnier, his Sophie as he called her.
In 1789 he married Sophie Allegre, and every prospect seemed to be brightening.
Then in 1788 she appeared as an author under her own name (Sophie had been already published, but anonymously) with some Lettres sur J.
Of his daughters, the princess Charlotte was married to Bernard, hereditary prince of Meiningen; the princess Victoria to Prince Adolf of Schaumburg-Lippe; the princess Sophie to the duke of Sparta, crown prince of Greece; and the princess Margaretha to Prince Friedrich Karl of Hesse.
Wheatley (1892); for his adventures and period of exile see Memoiren der Herzogin Sophie, ed.
Her birth itself was romantic. Her father was playing a country dance at the house of a fellow officer, the future husband of Sophie's sister, when he was told that his wife, who had not long left the room, had borne him a daughter.
The love affairs of Mirabeau form a well-known history, owing to the celebrity of the letters to Sophie.
Sophie now feels confident enough to steer under bridges.
Putting Sophie into a home offers the tantalizing prospect of a return to "normal life," Judith speculates.
Sophie gets married - June 05 Pop diva Sophie Ellis-Bextor has secretly wed longtime boyfriend, guitarist Richard Jones.
Sophie Taeuber's increasingly abstract collages lead off rooms showing Zurich developments.
Sophie has always had a fairly definite ideas about who she wanted to be.
Even valiant play from Susan Belfourd could not stop star player Sophie Alexander netting the late equalizer.
Student Profile Sophie Powell is raising money for a trekforce expedition to Borneo for her Gap Year.
Lily's place is with Charlie and she bids Sophie a tearful farewell.
Much loved wife of Les and loving mom of Jill and son-in-law Andrew, dearest gran to Sophie and Charlotte.
The 2nd half began with Megan, Mollie and Jessica being replaced by Emma, Maisie and Sophie.
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Another charming (and more accessible) Gothic Mausoleum is that of Sophie Beard (Plot 120 - illustrated right ).
Gloria arrived at 8.30 am with her student midwife, Sophie.
Sophie Gerland Die gefÃllt mir besser, aber ich glaube, die ist ein bisschen zu teuer.
Mark has a violent outburst against some children who have been bullying him which is witnessed by Sophie.
Sophie sings a reprise of I Have A Dream.
Sophie: Do the French deserve their reputation as the great romantics?
Sophie names this scarecrow ' Turnip Head ' ... and he still becomes her friend!
Raymond looks quite fetching in what I always think of as being the Sophie Rhys Jones - tall and brown and quite stately.
Later in the bush telegraph Sophie told cameras " I can't be friends with someone like that.
As Mark gets to his chance with Sophie he begins to worry about his large testicles.
Sophie 3 tier round wedding cake with bride and groom in center finished with hand made tiger lily 's.
Husband and wife, William and Sophie have produced a beautiful tome which tells you all you need to know.
Sophie Solomon began playing the violin at the age of two.
During his imprisonment he seems to have learnt to control his passions from their very exhaustion, for the early part of his confinement is marked by the indecent letters to Sophie (first published in 1793), and the obscene Erotica biblion and Ma conversion, while to the later months belongs his political work of any value, the Lettres de cachet, published after his liberation (1782).
Two more children were born to her; Louis Charles, duke of Normandy, afterwards dauphin, on the 27th of March 1785, and Sophie Helene Beatrix (d.
The all but still-born child was only kept alive and reared by the indefatigable devotion of his mother Sophie Trebuchet (d.
Sophie names this scarecrow ' Turnip Head '... and he still becomes her friend !
I would like to adopt Sooty Sophie Sophie is a L/H spayed female.
Later in the bush telegraph Sophie told cameras I ca n't be friends with someone like that.
Sophie's friends called her a braggart when she told everyone about her perfect score on the spelling test.
Paul & Joe may sound like an American cosmetics company started by two metro men, but in actuality, Paul & Joe started out as a menswear line designed by a woman in France named Sophie Albou.
Price has an older brother, Daniel, and a younger sister, Sophie.
Fisher began work on Confessions of a Shopaholic, the film adaptation of Sophie Kinsella's hit novel about a shopping-obsessed young woman who can't seem to stop spending.
While Meryl Streep is known for her fine acting talent and multiple Oscar nominations, she's only won two Academy Awards, one for Kramer vs. Kramer and the other for Sophie's Choice.
Chick and Sophie Major Memorial Duck Calling Contest Scholarship: Duck hunters have an obvious advantage in this skill-based scholarship contest.
The Chick and Sophie Major Memorial Duck Calling Contest is held annually and awards four winners with college-scholarship money totaling $2,500.
Sophie is a blonde who wears a plaid kilt and a denim jacket.
Sophie Bags has a wide selection of clutch handbags in different colors and styles.
At the end of the OC's run, Kirsten is shown with her six-year-old daughter Sophie Rose at Seth and Summer's wedding.
Carole King is also featured as one of the colorful population of Stars Hollow in her role of Sophie Bloom, the owner of the music store.
Sophie's influence in the show is limited to Lane and her band, but she gives Lane a place to practice her music away from her mother.
Season two offers up new characters including Daphne (a shapeshifter), Mary Ann (a manead), Godric (vampire), Stan, Barry, Queen Sophie and so much more.
Besides Stan, Isabel and Godric, fans will also see the Vampire Queen of Louisiana: Sophie LeClerq in all her glory before the second season ends.
Forever 21 - This store has some of the cutest lingerie pieces at some of the best prices, like their sexy ruffle boy short by Sophie and Me for under five dollars.
Nicolas was born in 1989, and Sophie came along in 1992.
Sophie takes self-defense classes when her parents realize she is approaching the dating age.
Sophie joins Gene for the filming of a sexy exercise video during Career Day at school, which infuriates Shannon.
Sophie is studying the armed forces in school, so Gene takes her to Camp Pendleton for some first-hand experience.
The series follows Simmons -- the legendary, face-painted, blood spitting, tongue wagging hellion of the rock band KISS -- and his family, including his life partner, actress/model Shannon Tweed, and their kids, Nick and Sophie.
Born in 1992, Sophie Tweed-Simmons is the good-looking daughter of Gene Simmons and Shannon Tweed.
Sophie is an outstanding student and athlete.
Sophie's Sweet 16: Gene throws his daughter an elaborate Sweet 16 party, which she doesn't want.
Sisters Katherine Kallinas and Sophie LaMontagne opened the shop together, experiencing great success as word quickly spread about the amazing cupcakes they offered.
Katherine and Sophie continue to run Georgetown Bakery together while also appearing on DC Cupcakes TLC.
In the same episode featuring the cupcake fire truck, Katherine and Sophie enlist the help of firefighters to have a bake-off in an attempt to settle once and for all who is the better baker.
Sophie creates a campfire cupcake featuring a marshmallow frosting that is momentarily set aflame.
Despite the fact that Sophie initially taunts Katherine because she presents such a simple recipe, it is Katherine's banana split cupcake that gets the vote of all the firefighters at the station.
Katherine and Sophie learned how to bake cupcakes from their grandmother.
The affair ended by his escaping to Switzerland, where Sophie joined him; they then went to Holland, where he lived by hackwork for the booksellers; meanwhile Mirabeau had been condemned to death at Pontarlier for rapt et vol, and in May 1777 he was seized by the French police, and imprisoned by a lettre de cachet in the castle of Vincennes.
Between these dates Houdon had not been idle; busts of Catharine II., Diderot and Prince Galitzin were remarked at the Salon of 1773, and at that of 1775 he produced, not only his Morpheus in marble, but busts of Turgot, Gluck (in which the marks of small-pox in the face were reproduced with striking effect) and Sophie Arnould as Iphigeneia (now in the Wallace Collection, London), together with his well-known marble relief, "Grive suspendue par les pattes."
His second wife, Sophie Charlotte (1668-1705), sister of the English king George I., was the friend of Leibnitz and one of the most cultured princesses of the age; she bore him his only son, his successor, King Frederick William I.
A visit to the Rhine, where new interests and the attractions of Maximiliane von Laroche, a daughter of Wieland's friend, the novelist Sophie von Laroche, brought partial healing; his intense preoccupation with literary work on his return to Frankfort did the rest.
SOPHIE KOVALEVSKY (1850-1891), Russian mathematician, daughter of General Corvin-Krukovsky, was born at Moscow on the 15th of January 1850.
de Kerbedz, "Sophie de Kowalevski," Benidiconti del circolo mathematico di Palermo (1891); the obituary notice by G.
Churton Collins (1893), Max Simon (1893), Henriette Cordelet (1907) and Sophie Shilleto Smith (1910).
On the morning of June 28, 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were shot dead in Sarajevo by nineteen-year-old assassin Gavrilo Princip.
Last winter she wheedled herself in here and told the count such vile, disgraceful things about us, especially about Sophie--I can't repeat them--that it made the count quite ill and he would not see us for a whole fortnight.
Sophie, the rosy, laughter-loving, youngest princess with the mole, watched him.
"Whatever trouble may come," Prince Andrew continued, "I beg you, Mademoiselle Sophie, whatever may happen, to turn to him alone for advice and help!
The princesses Aline and Sophie sit whole days with me, and we, unhappy widows of live men, make beautiful conversations over our 'charpie', only you, my friend, are missing... and so on.
Like the name Jonah means "dove" or the name Sophie means "wisdom"?
The first time Lane air played the drums in Sophie's music store, Lane discovered the musical path she wanted to follow for her life.
Sophie Powles (Holly Barton): A natural blonde, having dyed her hair brunette before beginning her time on Emmerdale, Powles began her career on Britannia High.
He, too, was a disciple of Rousseau, believed in the education of nature, and allowed his Sophie to wander at her own sweet will.
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