Nor did he combine great statesmanlike qualities with exceptional ability in the field.
Had seen much service in the Roman armies, and was a man of statesmanlike ability.
Crispi was the only man of truly statesmanlike calibre in the ranks of the Left.
Such was Mirabeau's programme, from which he never diverged, but which was far too statesmanlike to be understood by the poor king, and far too positive regarding the altered condition of the monarchy to be palatable to the queen.
He was not only one of the most learned, but also one of the most statesmanlike sovereigns of the earlier middle ages.