Blair, Robert

Blair, Robert,

1699–1746, English poet and clergyman. His literary reputation rests solely on his didactic, blank-verse poem on death, The Grave (1743).
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He also appointed Apurv Bagri, Michael Blair, Robert L Clarke, Lord David Currie, Saeb Eigner, Lord David Douglas-Home, Robert Owen, J.
John Kampfner, the New Statesman's political editor asked Jack Straw: "And what of another more recent mantra devised by a former foreign policy adviser to Blair, Robert Cooper: 'liberal imperialism' in which Western powers would be able to impose their more enlightened view on old-fashioned states?
The stars: Selma Blair, Robert Wisdom, Leo Fitzpatrick, Paul Giamatti, John Goodman, Mark Webber, Julie Hagerty, Lupe Ontiveros, Jonathan Osser.
BEARS SELECT: Greg Blair, Robert Branford, Joe Haines, Peter Juul, Tomas Suchanek, Richard Worrall, Steve Worrall TEAM VIKING: Robin Bergqvist, Lee Geary, Thomas Jorgensen, Jonas Messing, Claes Nedermark, Tamas Sike, Patrick Tarp.
The Insider refers to Messrs John Prescott, Tony Blair, Robert Kilroy Silk and Michael Howard .
Out of the XV went Logan, Smith, Ben Hinshelwood, James McLaren, Andrew Henderson, Gordon Ross, Mike Blair, Robert Russell, Jason White, Nathan Hines and Simon Taylor.
SCORERS: Tries: Filise (2), Laulala, Williams, Blair, Roberts, Sweeney; cons: Blair (7); pens: B Blair (2) Referee: Jerome Garces (France).
Despite playing most of his rugby for the Blues on the wing this season due to the presence of New Zealander Blair, Roberts is set to go head-to-head with Ospreys full-back Lee Byrne for the number 15 jersey after Llanelli Scarlets' Morgan Stoddart and Kevin Morgan, of the Newport Gwent Dragons, were left out of the squad.