- Phi·lippe de [fee-leep duh] /fiˈlip də/, 1445?–1511?, French historian and diplomat.
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Comines was one of the most enlightened statesmen of his time.The History of England from the Accession of James II.
Thomas Babington Macaulay
The estimate by Comines of the two armies is admitted to be a fair one.Memoirs of the Dukes of Urbino, Volume I (of 3)
Comines calls this soldier "Cohin," in the oldest texts "Colpin."
The treachery of Campobasso is recorded in Comines's sixth-ninth chapter.
These particulars are fully related by Comines in his Memoires, liv.Quentin Durward
Sir Walter Scott
- Philippe de (filip də). ?1447–?1511, French diplomat and historian, noted for his Mémoires (1489–98)