Leighton


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Leighton

(ˈleɪtən)
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(Biography) Frederic, 1st Baron Leighton of Stretton. 1830–96, British painter and sculptor of classical subjects: president of the Royal Academy (1878)
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Leighton a "sweet preacher," Helen - a "dear, delightful, heavenly-minded man"?
Leighton for a few minutes, he suddenly produced his gold pencil-case and snatched up a Bible.
She had the small regular features, the blue eyes, and the broad low brow, which the Victorian painters, Lord Leighton, Alma Tadema, and a hundred others, induced the world they lived in to accept as a type of Greek beauty.
It touches the question of dimidiation or impalement in the coat of mine uncle, Sir John Leighton of Shropshire, who took unto wife the widow of Sir Henry Oglander of Nunwell.
Suppose Queen Victoria gave a dinner-party, and that the guests had been Leighton, Millais, Swinburne, Rossetti, Meredith, Fitzgerald, etc.
Gossip Girl star, Leighton, said it was wonderful to work along side Disney princess Selena because she is an "amazing, cool young woman".
When Leighton first became associated with Loblaws as an adviser to the controlling Weston family in the middle of this decade, the company was going through the aftermath of a bout of wrenching change that had brought an end to 20 years of steady and profitable growth.
THE Adders failed to build on the perfect start, finally falling to a goal ten minutes from time that lifted Leighton into the top four.
Leighton Offshore has been awarded a $66 million contract by the Tanzania Ports Authority to install a single point mooring (SPM) and pipelines in Dar Es Salaam Tanzania.
Australia's largest project development and contracting group Leighton Holdings said today that its wholly owned subsidiary Leighton Asia has secured a A$172 million contract for the provision of mining services at the Martabe Gold Mine in North Sumatra Province, Indonesia.
Merrill Lynch has downgraded Australian construction group Leighton from buy to neutral over concerns about its Middle East business, especially in Dubai.
Also, Thiess, a subsidiary of Leighton, has received AUD405m contract from BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP.