Amboise

Amboise, a town on the Loire, 14 m. E. of Tours, with a castle, once the residence of the French kings. The Conspiracy of A., the conspiracy of Condé and the Huguenots in 1560 against Francis II., Catharine de Medici, and the Guises. The Edict of A. (1563) conceded the free exercise of their worship to the Protestants.

Population (circa 1900) given as 5,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Amblyopsis * Amboise, George de, Cardinal
Amaurosis
Amazon
Amazons
Ambassador
Amber
Amberger
Ambergris
Amberley, Lord
Ambleside
Amblyopsis
Amboise
Amboise, George de, Cardinal
Amboyna
Am`brose, St.
Ambro`sia
Amelia
Amende honorable
Amerbach, Johann
America
America, British N.
America, Central

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Abelard, Peter
Alamanni, Luigi
Amboise, Francis D'
Amboise, George D'
Amboise, James D'
Amboise, Michael D'
Baudier, Michael
Bernard, Catharine
Boyd, Mark Alexander
Chapman, George
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