Roxburghe

Definitions

  • Duke of Roxburghe
    Duke of Roxburghe
  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Roxburghe roks′bur-ō a style of binding for books, with cloth or paper sides, plain leather back, gilt-top, other sides untrimmed, named from the Duke of Roxburghe (1740-1804).
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Usage

In literature:

The Duke of Roxburgh also visited the condemned nobleman; but no record is left of these communications.
"Memoirs of the Jacobites of 1715 and 1745." by Mrs. Thomson
The Roxburghe Club dinners also took place here.
"Mayfair, Belgravia, and Bayswater" by Geraldine Edith Mitton
Surely one would not venture to affirm that John, Duke of Roxburghe, might not have had it if he had wanted it.
"The Bibliotaph" by Leon H. Vincent
That at the east end of the south aisle is the Caxton window, put up 1820 by the Roxburghe Club, as was also the tablet below.
"Westminster" by Sir Walter Besant
Dedicated by Permission to the Duchess of Roxburghe.
"Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals" by R. Lee
Furnivall, Roxburghe Club, 1862, 4to, pp.
"A Literary History of the English People" by Jean Jules Jusserand
Conspicuous beyond all others stands forth the sale of the Roxburghe library, perhaps the most eminent contest of that kind on record.
"The Book-Hunter" by John Hill Burton
He was born on the 5th July 1785, at Longnewton village, in the parish of Ancrum, and county of Roxburgh.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volume V." by Various
In Two Volumes, roxburgh, gilt top, or buckram uncut, demy 8vo, 24s.
"In the Forbidden Land" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
Among the 'Roxburghe Ballads' is one relating to the Courtenays, called 'The Stout Cripple of Cornwall.
"Devon, Its Moorlands, Streams and Coasts" by Rosalind Northcote
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In news:

Nicole Kidman, Ewan McGregor, John Leguizamo, Jim Broadbent, Richard Roxburgh.
Sporting director of the New York Red Bulls for just more than a week, Andy Roxburgh already knows what this good-but-not-great MLS franchise needs to get over the top.
Backe out as coach, Roxburgh in as sporting director.
Former Scotland manager Andy Roxburgh has been appointed as sporting director of Major League Soccer club New York Red Bulls after the departure of head coach Hans Backe on Friday.
On the back of the club's disappointing exit from the 2012 MLS Cup playoffs, Red Bull New York announced Friday that it has hired Andy Roxburgh to serve as Sporting Director.
Roxburgh , the former Scotland manager and technical director of UEFA, will be responsible for all soccer-related activities at the club.
Red Bulls hire Roxburgh as Sporting Director.
Water-logged Suspenser Directed by: Alister Grierson ( Kokoda ) Starring: Richard Roxburgh, Ioan Gruffudd, Rhys Wakefield, Alice Parkinson, Dan Wyllie.
"Both of these players have trained with the first team during the past year and they impressed our technical staff," said Red Bulls Sporting Director Andy Roxburgh.
Australian actors Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh have brought the Anton Chekhov classic "Uncle Vanya" back to the stage, playing now at Washington's Kennedy Center.
Red Bulls' Roxburgh not in favor of loans, noncommital on Rafa Marquez.
The club also named Scotsman Andy Roxburgh as their new sporting director.
Action Atrocity Directed by: Action Atrocity Starring: John Lucas, Jessica Biehl, Jamie Foxx, Sam Shephard, Richard Roxburgh.
Credit Angus Roxburgh / Macmillan.
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In science:

Roxburgh, Geometry of Space-Time and Generalized Lagrange Gauge Theory, Publ.
Harmonic Maps between Generalized Lagrange Spaces
Roxburgh, Geometry of Space-Time and Generalized Lagrange Gauge Theory, Publ.
Generalized Metrical Multi-Time Lagrange Model for General Relativity and Electromagnetism
Favata, F., Roxburgh, I., & Christensen-Dalsgaard, J.
Numerical constraints on the model of stochastic excitation of solar-type oscillations
For example it may provide the source term for the thermally generated electromagnetic fields Mestel & Roxburgh (1962).
Ohm's Law for Plasma in General Relativity and Cowling's Theorem
Indeed, Roxburgh & Vorontsov (2003) showed that these ratios are insensitive to surface conditions through analytical developments based on internal phase shifts and through numerical simulations.
Estimating stellar mean density through seismic inversions
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