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  • His son Paul, called the duc de Beauvillier, was several times ambassador to England; he became' chief of the council of finance in 1685, governor of the dukes of Burgundy, Anjou and Berri from 1689 to 1693, minister of state in 1691, and grandee of Spain in 1701.
  • Of this group the most striking one perhaps is N, bicolor, which has the perianth almost white and the corona deep yellow; it yields a number of varieties, some of the best known being Empress, Horsfieldi, Grandee, Ellen Willmott, Victoria, Weardale Perfection, &c. N.
  • He was styled "El pacificador de Espana," was made a grandee of the first class, and received two dukedoms.
  • The French duke ranks in Spain with the "grandee", and vice versa.
  • And other This grandee, whom the Greeks termed Chiliarch, OfficISJs.

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