Polignac


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Polignac

Prince de, title of Auguste Jules Armand Marie de Polignac. 1780--1847, French statesman; prime minister (1829--30) to Charles X: his extreme royalist and ultramontane policies provoked the 1830 revolution
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Free again, she dazzles on the social and artistic circuit, until at last entering into a marriage of convenience with the Prince Edmond de Polignac, 1many years her senior, and now an impoverished member of one of the oldest aristocratic families of France - and also a homosexual.
Kruger and Virginie Ledoyen, as Marie Antoinette's lover Gabrielle de Polignac, give fine contrasting portraits of the arrogance and the ignorance of the top one percent that illustrate without caricature why they became the prime target of the hatred of Revolutionaries, yet a surprising role reversal at the end of the film shows that the demise of the monarchy hurts not only aristocrats.
Sidonie's disillusionment is twofold: As it gradually dawns on her that no one at Versailles is safe, she also realizes her infatuation with the queen means little to Marie Antoinette herself, who is entirely besotted with the worldly Duchess Gabrielle de Polignac (Virginie Ledoyen).
Though favored by the capricious queen, she cannot compete with Antoinette's passionate infatuation with courtier Gabrielle de Polignac, who is as aloof as she is beautiful.
Los precursores del periodico, segun sugiere Pierre Reboul (4), fueron el baron de Vitrolles (1774-1854), Louis de Bruges (1761-1841) Louis-Justin-Marie de Talarun (1769-1850), Mathieu de Montmorency (1766-1826) y Jules de Polignac (1780-1847), a los que se sumaron despues Chateaubriand, Villele y Castelbajac.
Ravel wrote the Pavane for piano in 1899 as a composition assignment for his teacher Gabriel Faure and dedicated it to Princesse de Polignac.
75) Marie-Blanche de Polignac (1898-1958), the dedicatee of "Vrai Dieu, qui m'y confortera," was related by marriage to Princesse Edmond de Polignac (nee Winnaretta Singer, 1865-1943), Tailleferre's esteemed patron and heir to the Singer sewing machine fortune.
This argument is regarded by Voltaire, and the Cardinal of Polignac, as an irrefragable demonstration; even M Laurin, who was more capable of judging; nay, Newton himself, seems to mention it as one of the principal evidences for the truth of that hypothesis.
Smith explains that Cassini's observations, which establish that the four known satellites ofJupiter and the five known satellites of Saturn obey Kepler's Equal Area rule and Kepler's Harmonic rule, were regarded by most astronomers and natural philosophers (he mentions Voltaire, Cardinal of Polignac, McLaurin, etc.
And although he obtained a long-coveted post as Ambassador to Rome in 1828, he resigned it not long after rather than serve under the illiberal Prime Minister Polignac, whose appointment in 1829 precipitated the 1830 Revolution.
The bank has already opened 10 branches so far this year, Nicole Reich de Polignac, president and chief executive of Grupo Financiero Scotiabank reportedly said in an interview on the sidelines of the Inter-American Development Bank's annual meeting in Cancun.