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1. (Biography) Sir John Eliot. born 1943, British conductor, noted for performances using period instruments; founded the Monteverdi Choir in 1965, the English Baroque Soloists in 1978, and the Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique in 1990
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(ˈgɑrd nər, ˈgɑr dn ər)

Samuel Rawson, 1829–1902, English historian.
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Gardiner for tomorrow night!" cried Meg, waving the precious paper and then proceeding to read it with girlish delight.
Gardiner would be happy to see Miss March and Miss Josephine at a little dance on New Year's Eve.' Marmee is willing we should go, now what shall we wear?"
Gardiner, a stately old lady, greeted them kindly and handed them over to the eldest of her six daughters.
Avast, cried Ahab -- touch not a rope-yarn; then in a voice that prolongingly moulded every word -- Captain Gardiner, I will not do it.
When she was only fifteen, there was a man at my brother Gardiner's in town so much in love with her that my sister-in-law was sure he would make her an offer before we came away.
In 1983 Gardiner published her memoir, Code Name "Mary." Her publishers drew attention to the similarities between Hellman's Julia and her own life, most particularly her underground work in Vienna.
> Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and, inset, Barry Gardiner AMONG the many maddening elements of Brexit, one of the most frustrating, has been the failure of the Labour Party to provide the kind of strong leadership we have a right to expect from a potential alternative government.
Lesley Gardiner, formerly of Raploch Road and now of Falkirk, is alleged to have stolen the handbags from Marks and Spencer in Port Street on January 25, 2018.
Kenneth Gardiner appeared at Hamilton Sheriff Court for sentencing having already pleaded guilty to the assault charge which took place at an address in Landsdowne Crescent on March 28.
Louisiana-based accounting and consulting firm Postlethwaite & Netterville has a new leader.<br />Dan Gardiner officially became the company's CEO and managing director on Tuesday after a year of leadership transition.<br />P&N announced last year it was beginning a formal process of transitioning from Bill Balhoff, who spent 10 years as CEO, to Gardiner.<br />Gardiner becomes the firm's fifth managing director.
Barry Gardiner, Labour's Shadow International Trade Secretary has said he was "deeply sorry" for any "misunderstanding" of his remarks, made at an event in Brussels in March.
Gardiner; TALES FROM AN UNCERTAIN WORLD; University of Iowa Press (Nonfiction: Ecology & Environment) 19.95 ISBN: 9781609385538