Phi·lippe de [fee-leepduh], /fiˈlip də/, 1445?–1511?, French historian and diplomat.
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Philip de Comines, speaking of this celebrated conflict for liberty, mentions arquebusiers as troops.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
"The doom of forfeiture it would in this case be difficult to enforce," answered De Comines calmly.
De Comines, consider the great loss, the utter destruction, such a marriage will bring upon my kingdom.
Yet moderation, De Comines, moderation in success, is—no one knows better than you—necessary to its ultimate advantage.
As a specimen of the chroniclers, he selects Philip de Comines, almost the last great writer of his class.
British Dictionary definitions for Comines
Philippe de (filip də). ?1447–?1511, French diplomat and historian, noted for his Mémoires (1489–98)
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