The government is in the hands of the grand-duke, who sanctions and promulgates the laws.
Frederick assumed the title of grand-duke on the 5th of September 1856.
The grand-duke now being driven out of Florence by Murat, he took refuge at Leghorn, which fell a prey to an epidemic of typhus.
It was called 'The grand-duke's hotel,' and was a smart place.
grand-duke and taxes were synonymes, according to this mordacious lexicographer!
He was there all day, locked up with the grand-duke in his study.
Napoleon, disengaging himself from the arms of his friend, saluted the grand-duke Constantine.
But a grand-duke all the same, quickened with my breath and glowing with my ardor.
In 1810 Eugne received the title of grand-duke of Frankfort.
The grand-duke took all possible steps to help him, but it was of no avail.