Vaux

Definitions

  • The roofs of Vaux
    The roofs of Vaux
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Vaux United States landscape architect (born in England) who designed Central Park (1824-1895)
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Vaux Le Vicomte——405a Vaux Le Vicomte——405a

Usage

In literature:

He also founded the college of Vaux.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Salisbury" by Gleeson White
This was Doucebelle de Vaux.
"Earl Hubert's Daughter" by Emily Sarah Holt
Illustrated by Francis Vaux Wilson.
"The Range Boss" by Charles Alden Seltzer
Anne Vaux was a younger daughter of William Lord Vaux of Harrowden, and Elizabeth Beaumont, his first wife.
"It Might Have Been" by Emily Sarah Holt
The first stake of this game was the possession of the fort of Vaux.
"World's War Events, Vol. II" by Various
It was at Foucquet's estate of Vaux near Maincy that this tapestry factory of short duration was established and soon destroyed.
"The Tapestry Book" by Helen Churchill Candee
Archie has been reading a description of Fouquet's Chateau of Vaux-le-Vicomte, which is only an hour's ride from Paris, near Melun.
"In Château Land" by Anne Hollingsworth Wharton
What could it be to me, that such people as Captain Vaux or Captain Lascelles liked me?
"Daisy" by Elizabeth Wetherell
The advance was rapidly carried out, and they succeeded in penetrating Vaux village.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume V (of 8)"
Here the fire is being used to protect French troops for an advance on Fort Vaux.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VI (of VIII)" by Various
Illustrated by Francis Vaux Wilson.
"Whispering Smith" by Frank H. Spearman
Anne of Denmark, pleased with the loveliness of the daughter of Lord Vaux, had retained her near her person.
"The Fifth of November" by Charles S. Bentley
At that time, in New York, M. Vaux was trying the experiment of an English opera in one of the minor theatres.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 14, No. 81, July, 1864" by Various
In 1845 Comte made the acquaintance of Madame Clotilde de Vaux, a lady whose husband had been sent to the galleys for life.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 7" by Various
George never pulled down the old farm-house, not even when he and Mr. Vaux built the beautiful house that stands next to it to-day.
"Christmas Eve and Christmas Day" by Edward E. Hale
On the hillside beyond, lay the village of Vaux, now a heap of white bricks, where the Germans had advanced.
"Battery E in France" by Frederic R. Kilner
Under the tuition of Laurence Vaux, a priest, he became an able scholar.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7" by Various
Some mention of the old battlefield near Vaux must be made.
"History of Ambulance Company Number 139" by Various
Illustrated by Francis Vaux Wilson.
"Whispering Wires" by Henry Leverage
Vaux was an important objective, being considered vital to the Germans for holding Chateau-Thierry.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VII (of VIII)" by Various
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In news:

Although a lifelong film buff, Sara Anson Vaux took a dim view of Clint Eastwood for decades.
Eastwood and Moral Theology The Ethical Vision of Clint Eastwood By Sara Anson Vaux.
Sara Anson Vaux has redeemed your little secret.
Mitchell & Eichner take 5th at Pont De Vaux 2006.
Downtown, meet birds: Vaux's swifts swoop over L.A. Southern California environment news and trends.
Richard Lee "Dick" Vaux , born June 24, 1951, died Sunday, October 7, 2012.
He's listed as a 6-foot-3 senior point guard, but Vaux 's Rysheed Jordan is much more, Kamal Yard said.
Vaux 's Rysheed Jordan a top basketball recruit.
He's listed as a 6-foot-3 senior point guard, but Kamal Yard said Vaux 's Rysheed Jordan is much more.
Downtown, meet birds: Vaux 's swifts swoop over L.A. Southern California environment news and trends.
One vaux 's swift is hard to come by: the cigar-shaped birds travel in swoops of thousands.
Vaux 's swifts return to Monroe school.
The Disappearing Habitats of the Vaux 's Swifts.
No one knows exactly where Vaux 's (pronounced "vauks") swifts spend the winter, or the details of their migration route.
Vaux Bistro brings best of French cuisine and design to Park Slope.
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