Polignac, Prince de (17801847)

Polignac, Prince de, French statesman, born at Versailles, of an old noble family, prime minister of Charles X., to whose fall he contributed by his arbitrary measures; in attempting flight at the Revolution was captured and sentenced to death, which was converted into banishment; he was allowed to return at length (17801847).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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