Sentence Examples with the word luxembourg

On June r 1, 1762, Emile was condemned by the parlement of Paris, and two days previously Madame de Luxembourg and the prince de Conti gave the author information that he would be arrested if he did not fly.

He was taken to the Luxembourg and afterwards to Saint-Lazare..

South of Arcueil, across the Bievre to the Luxembourg palace in Paris.

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The Luxembourg palace in Paris owes its name to the fact that it: was built on a site belonging to the duke of LuxemburgPiney.

Vigner, Histoire de la maison de Luxembourg (Paris, 1619).

On the 10th of November 1630 the king went to his mother's apartments at the Luxembourg palace.

The family Order of the Golden Lion of Nassau passed in 1890 to the grand duchy of Luxembourg (see under Luxemburg).

But before taking further steps he retired to Versailles, then a hunting lodge, and there, listening to two of Richelieu's friends, Claude de Saint-Simon, father of the memoir writer, and Cardinal La Valette, sent for Richelieu in the evening, and while the salons of the Luxembourg were full of expectant courtiers the king was reassuring the cardinal of his continued favour and support.

The laws of the 13th of August and the 21st of December 1790 revoked all the existing appanages, except those of the Luxembourg Palace and the Palais Royal.

In 1689 he accompanied his intimate friend Marshal Luxembourg to the Netherlands, and shared in the French victories at Fleurus, Steinkirk and Neerwinden.