Examples from the Web for grotius
So early as in 1609 the great Grotius had published his treatise of Mare Liberum in favour of the freedom of the seas.Curiosities of Literature, Vol. II (of 3)|Isaac Disraeli
I see the works of Tacitus, Plutarch and Grotius, lying before him in the midst of the tools of his trade.The Social Contract & Discourses|Jean-Jacques Rousseau
This work was printed without Grotius's knowledge, and published without his consent.
These grave and profound studies did not hinder Grotius from cultivating Poetry.
Grotius, by the advice of his father, addicted himself to the profession of the law.The Life of Hugo Grotius|Charles Butler