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  • In 1836 he was elected a member of the Academie des sciences politiques et morales, was raised to the peerage in 1839 and in 1843 became doyen of the faculty of law.
  • As a scholar he has established a pre-eminent reputation as being the doyen of American commentators on British politics.
  • Even more surprising is the absence of awards for ' Emperor ', the doyen of yellow trumpet daffodils.
  • Although Macaulay was the doyen of the Whig historians, Butterfield did not cite him explicitly.
  • The doyen of writers on math in the media is John Allen Paulos.

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