Sentence Examples

  • Created archbishop of Rouen in 1347 as a reward for this defence, he enjoyed his new honours only three.
  • Permitted two " gentil hommes verriers " from Mantua to settle at Rouen in order to make "verres de cristal, verres doree emaul et autres ouvrages qui se font en Venise."
  • The great churches of Paris and Rouen also contended for him, and to win him sent their deputies to the provincial synod of Anjou.
  • A small party of the citizens under Henry of Cornhill remained faithful to the chancellor Longchamp, but at a meeting held at St Paul's on the 8th of October, the barons welcomed the archbishop of Rouen as chief justiciar (he having produced the king's sign manual appointing a new commission), and they saluted John as regent.
  • De Bernieres, a nobleman of Rouen, and endeavouring to procure a "privilege" for his poem.

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