Upon the whole of Montferrat, of which the duke of Savoy received the investiture at Vienna in 1708.
At this moment Montferrat came in, and stood by his kinsman.
The Frenchmen, back in Acre, heard tell of Montferrat's doings and undoing.
If Montferrat had been there they might have screwed him to the pitch.
I will direct that the Countess of Montferrat be permitted to come to thee now: for the galley must soon sail for Venice.
The houses of Savoy and Montferrat rose into importance in his reign.
He sought out his kinsman the Marquess of Montferrat, a heavy Italian, who gave him very little comfort.
The total gains of all his strenuous endeavours amounted to the acquisition of a few places on the borders of Montferrat.
She held the Countess of Montferrat closely clasped as if she would sustain her in her trouble.
Montferrat and Alessandria were added to his northern provinces, and his state was recognized as independent.