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  • You don't expect to hear Ranyevskaya dismiss Lopakhin's plan to build holiday homes on the old cherry orchard as "rank garbage", nor Gaev describe the estate's potential saviour as "you whiffy crap-artist".

    The Cherry Orchard - review

  • So, too, did an elaborately carved pair of massive teakwood doors that granted entrance to the estate's art gallery.

    Window on a Lush Life

  • Surrounded by bottles of the estate's Bordeaux-blend red, they debated the idea of bond purchases for about 45 minutes.

    Currency Union Teetering, 'Mr. Euro' Was Forced to Act

  • [A statement] named the estate's trustee as Paul Allen, and said that Rowling had copied "substantial parts" of "The Adventures of Willy the Wizard -- No 1 Livid Land" written by Jacobs in 1987.

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • Now, again with the estate's blessing, Ms. Walsh has done just that.

    Lord Peter Returns

  • The estate's decision to sell the New York Helmsley reflects the steady improvement in the city's hotel market thanks to the rise in tourism and business travel.

    Another Helmsley Property Sold Off

  • The Goldman-led creditor group believes the estate's plan would improperly move money owed to operating subsidiaries to pay bondholders of Lehman's parent more than they deserve.

    Fight for Lehman's Remains Heats Up

  • Monticello's new beer-crafting efforts follow the restoration of many of the estate's operational areas, such as the downstairs quarters where slaves performed the daily house work and its beer cellar.

    Jefferson's Monticello Estate Starts Brewery, On Sale At Gift Shop

  • At the time of his death, the singer was in the hole for more than $400 million; his estate's administrators have used $159 million to pay down that debt.

    Names and Faces: Chris Murphy Bieber fever, Michael Jackson, Kathryn Stockett

  • Asia Pacific Properties The estate's grounds include a Japanese garden, koi pond, swimming pool with mosaic tiling and four-car garage.

    A Beach Villa in Hong Kong


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