Fuller and matthew paris give accounts of some which occurred as early as the year 1238.
Their cause,” says matthew paris, “seemed a just one even to their enemies.
It was founded in 1101, and matthew paris saw it a hundred and fifty years later and made a sketch of it which is still extant.
That one of the two had a house in London is very likely, and is noticed by matthew paris.
matthew paris , evidently copying this, alters the tense, because in his day another style of architecture had come in.
And here, says matthew paris, was held a Parliament in the succeeding year.
Written by a true inheritor of the prejudices of matthew paris, this chronicle is a eulogy of Montfort.
matthew paris speaks of St. Paul's as having been destroyed.
matthew paris adds the circumstance of Hughs mother (Beatrice by name) seeking and finding him.
matthew paris notes its being borne in wars which portended destruction to the enemy.
capital of France, from Gallo-Latin Lutetia Parisorum (in Late Latin also Parisii), name of a fortified town of the Gaulish tribe of the Parisii, who had a capital there; literally "Parisian swamps" (cf. Old Irish loth "dirt," Welsh lludedic "muddy, slimy").
The tribal name is of unknown origin, but traditionally derived from a Celtic par "boat" (cf. Greek baris; see barge), hence the ship on the city's coat of arms.
A prince of Troy in classical mythology, whose abduction of the Greek queen Helen caused the Trojan War (see Helen of Troy and Judgment of Paris). Paris (or, according to some stories, Apollo disguised as Paris) killed Achilles by piercing his heel with an arrow.
Capital of France and the largest city in the country, located in north-central France on the Seine River; an international cultural and intellectual center, as well as the commercial and industrial focus of France.
Note: In the Treaty of Paris (1783), Britain formally acknowledged the independence of the thirteen colonies as the United States.
Note: In the 1920s, Paris was home to many artists and writers from the United States and other countries.
Note: During World War II, German troops occupied the city from 1940 to 1944.
Note: The city's tourist attractions include the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, and the Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris. The Champs Élysées is the most famous of its many celebrated streets, avenues, and boulevards.
Note: Paris is a center for fashion and design.
Note: It is called the “City of Light.”