Louis The Pious
was continuing a fantastic run for owner Frank Gillespie whose colours are also carried by The Grey Gatsby, winner of the French Derby and the Irish Champion.
After brief discussions of the contemporary visual environment, the ubiquity of tituli in ninth-century works of art, and the synthetic conjunction of word and image in Hrabanus Maurus's In Honor of the Holy Cross, the final section of the chapter explores how ideas about tradition, order, and worship continued to preoccupy the Franks during the reign of Louis the Pious
We even have a pair of `Christiana religio' coins struck from the same reverse die, one bearing the name of Louis the Pious
on the obverse, the other that of Lothar.
The author, Jonas, was Bishop of Orleans for most of the reign of Louis the Pious
(814-40); and he compiled it, late in 831, not for Louis himself, but for one of his sons, Pippin, who was then sub-king of Aquitaine.
The underlying theme is the devotion of Guillaume and his family--to each other, to their championship of Christendom against the infidels in Spain and the south, and, above all, to their ungrateful and uncooperative king, Louis the Pious
10 Haydock Sporting (50:25:10) 15-18 Home Of The Brave, 13-16 So Beloved, 10-13 Convey, 8-11 Breton Rock, 7-9 Adaay, Here Comes When, 5-7 Tupi, 3-5 Johnny Barnes, 2-4 Windfast, Dinkum Diamond, 1-3 Louis The Pious
rising ook p Twelve months ago, rising star O'Meara (right) took home the Ayr Gold Cup with Louis The Pious
The race was won by Louis the Pious
last year with Englishman James Doyle riding to victory at starting odds of 10/1 while Frankie Dettori has enjoyed success in recent years with two 14/1 winners in a row.
After stalking the 11-8 favourite Louis The Pious
, Norton brought Clear Spring through to lead in the six-furlong race and beat Intibaah (6-4) by two-andthree-quarters lengths.
The likes of Pepper Lane, Louis The Pious
and Move In Time have all improved for joining O'Meara and Bondesire, who won her first handicap off 70 almost exactly a year ago over this course and distance, has made great strides to sit on her current perch of 90.
They got home by a couple of lengths from 25-1 shot Louis The Pious
with Jack Dexter (8-1) and Heaven's Gate (25-1).
Louis the Pious
was second, two-and-a-half lengths away, with Jack Dexter third and Heaven's Guest fourth.