Origin of Thermidor
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Tallien's eyes beamed bright, on the morrow, Ninth of Thermidor 'about nine o'clock,' to see that the Convention had actually met.
The end of the intricate manœuvres known as the Revolution of Thermidor was the recovery of authority by the Convention.Critical Miscellanies (Vol. 1 of 3)|John Morley
Sansculottism, on that Ninth night of Thermidor suicidally 'fractured its under jaw;' and lies writhing, never to rise more.
He arrogated to himself a large share of the merit of the revolution in Thermidor.The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 2 (of 4)|Thomas Babington Macaulay
Imprisoned after the ninth Thermidor, he owed his escape to his wife, by means of an exchange of clothing.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe