Britain, France and Holland form a Triple Alliance against several
joint enemies. These were the intrigues of the Stuart Pretender to
the British throne, the Swedish King Charles XII, and Alberoni, the
Parmesan Minister at Madrid. While the French promised support
against Jacobites, the English agreed to support the French regent
Philippe II d'Orleans against Philip of Spain.
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Editors. "Triple Alliance of Britain, France and Holland against the Jacobite Pretender". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17193, accessed 19 November 2017.]