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 (lä-mär-tēn′), Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat de 1790-1869.
French romantic poet who served briefly as minister of foreign affairs (1848).


(French lamartin)
(Biography) Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat de (alfɔ̃s mari lwi də pra də). 1790–1869, French romantic poet, historian, and statesman: his works include Méditations poétiques (1820) and Histoire des Girondins (1847)


(ˌlɑ mɑrˈtin, ˌlæm ər-)

Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat de, 1790–1869, French poet.
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Such is the history that Lamartine has shed such cataracts of tears over.
Poets like Homer, Virgil, Milton, Lamartine, and Hugo?
But it did not seem to make much impression upon them, though Monsieur was very ready to explain; and Polly quite blushed for her friend, when, on being asked what famous Frenchman fought in our Revolution, she answered Lamartine, instead of Lafayette.
Nioche's accent became more finely trenchant than ever, he offered to read extracts from Lamartine, and he protested that, although he did endeavor according to his feeble lights to cultivate refinement of diction, monsieur, if he wanted the real thing, should go to the Theatre Francais.
You kept your eyes upon the ground - glancing, with a petulant expression, at the holes and ruts in the pavement, (so that I saw you were still thinking of the stones,) until we reached the little alley called Lamartine, which has been paved, by way of experiment, with the overlapping and riveted blocks.
Contract notice: renovation work roads and sidewalks avenue lamartine
Summary: A touristic village is being planned in the Lamartine Valley, Metn, by Metra Decoration.
uk) offers seven nights at the Lyon Lamartine Hotel from PS208 per person (two sharing).
333 in Ashrafieh after receiving a complaint from the Antiquities Department about illegal construction on the 19th-century house of former French politician, artist and writer Alphonse de Lamartine.
Zonia was valedictorian at Lamartine Street School and attended the former High School of Commerce.
Ainsi, dans sa piece Toussaint Louverture (1839/1850), Alphonse de Lamartine met en scene l'effort de depassement de la condition d'esclave et la jouissance d'une liberte acquise de haute lutte en Haiti A travers le combat emancipateur du heros eponyme.
When referring to his first Meditations Poetiques (1820), Lamartine often portrayed his lyric voice as a free melody detached from consciousness: "Je veux me laisser aller ou me portera la fantasia" (Dec.