Sentence Examples


  • Ferrand, Guide a la Grande Chartreuse (1889); and Les Montagnes de la Chartreuse (1899).
  • After passing through four tunnels the road bends north (leaving the Guiers Mort which flows past St Pierre de Chartreuse), and the valley soon opens to form the upland hollow in which are the buildings of the convent.
  • This establishment near Alexandria was, as it were, the Grande Chartreuse of their order.
  • Here are iron forges, and here was formerly the chief centre of the manufacture of the famed Chartreuse liqueur.
  • When the cathedral chapter found courage to oppose this and opened suit to recover the ecclesiastical revenues for ecclesiastical purposes, Richelieu's mother proposed to make her second son, Alphonse, bishop. He defeated this scheme, however, by becoming a monk of the Grande Chartreuse, and Armand, whose health was rather feeble in any case for a military career, was induced to propose himself for the priesthood.