Philip the Handsome gives up Friesland to Albert of Saxony

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Historical Context Note

  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, c.800-present.

Philip the Handsome of Burgundy cedes his rights in Friesland, a province in the northern Netherlands, to Albert of Saxony, in payment for a debt.
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Editors. "Philip the Handsome gives up Friesland to Albert of Saxony". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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