Sentence Examples

  • ALPHONSE MARIE LOUIS DE PRAT DE LAMARTINE (1790-1869), French poet, historian and statesman, was born at Macon on the 21st of October 1790.
  • The family of Lamartine was good, and the title of Prat was taken from an estate in Franche Comte.
  • ANTOINE DU PRAT (1463-1535), chancellor of France and cardinal, was born at Issoire on the 17th of January 1463.
  • Ascended the throne he made Du Prat chancellor of France, in which capacity he played an important part in the government.
  • After the death of his wife in 1507 Du Prat had taken orders; he received the bishoprics of Valence, Die, Meaux and Albi, and the archbishopric of Sens (1525); in 1527 he became cardinal, and in 1530 papal legate.