Beauvais


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Beauvais

(French bovɛ)
n
(Placename) a market town in N France, 64 km (40 miles) northwest of Paris. Pop: 55 392 (1999)

Beau•vais

(boʊˈveɪ)

n.
a city in NW France. 56,725.
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In the bedroom in which this passage ended, Bernouin encountered Madame de Beauvais, like himself intrusted with the secret of these subterranean love affairs; and Madame de Beauvais undertook to prepare Anne of Austria, who was in her oratory with the young king, Louis XIV., to receive the cardinal.
When Madame de Beauvais appeared at the door and announced the cardinal, the child, who had been absorbed in the pages of Quintus Curtius, enlivened as they were by engravings of Alexander's feats of arms, frowned and looked at his mother.
The minister made a slight sign with his head, whereupon the queen said to Madame Beauvais:
"Why, yes, of Beauvais. Like Monsieur Manette, your father, the gentleman was of Beauvais.
"As I was saying; if Monsieur Manette had not died; if he had suddenly and silently disappeared; if he had been spirited away; if it had not been difficult to guess to what dreadful place, though no art could trace him; if he had an enemy in some compatriot who could exercise a privilege that I in my own time have known the boldest people afraid to speak of in a whisper, across the water there; for instance, the privilege of filling up blank forms for the consignment of any one to the oblivion of a prison for any length of time; if his wife had implored the king, the queen, the court, the clergy, for any tidings of him, and all quite in vain;--then the history of your father would have been the history of this unfortunate gentleman, the Doctor of Beauvais."
On the other hand, he was assiduous at the great and the small schools of the Rue Saint Jean de Beauvais. The first pupil whom the Abbé de Saint Pierre de Val, at the moment of beginning his reading on canon law, always perceived, glued to a pillar of the school Saint-Vendregesile, opposite his rostrum, was Claude Frollo, armed with his horn ink-bottle, biting his pen, scribbling on his threadbare knee, and, in winter, blowing on his fingers.
At Beauvais they stopped two hours, as well to breathe their horses a little as to wait for Porthos.
At a league from Beauvais, where the road was confined between two high banks, they fell in with eight or ten men who, taking advantage of the road being unpaved in this spot, appeared to be employed in digging holes and filling up the ruts with mud.
Main features: the purpose of this framework agreement is the supply of tires and tubes for vehicles and other equipment (tractors, sweepers, construction machinery) for the needs of the services of the city of beauvais, the beauvais urban community , the center communal social action and the tourist office beauvaisis.The framework agreement is established according to a procedure adapted, pursuant to articles l.2123-1, r.2123-1 and following and l.2113 -10 and r.2113-1 of the public order code divided into 3 lots as follows: lot 1: vl tires and light trucklot 2: heavy goods tireslot 3: pneumatic tires and inner tubes for lawn mowers and machinery
In addition to new business opportunities through new airport entries, we help our existing customers and locations to be more competitive, operate more efficiently and safely through investments such as the new depot at Beauvais. We continue to grow with our long-term partners."
A conversation between NRHA president and CEO Bill Lee and Kenny Beauvais, president and CEO of Hardware Distribution Warehouses (HDW), helped deepen a relationship for The Fuller Center of Housing NWLA.
The charges stemmed from the June 25, 2012, stabbing of 28-year-old Nathan Beauvais, a correction officer at Souza-Baranowski, by Mr.