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Originally appearing in Volume V07, Page 27 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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PRINCES OF CONTI. The title of prince of Conti, assumed by a younger branch of the house of Conde, was taken from Conti-sur-Selles, a small town about 20 m. S.W. of Amiens, which came into the Conde family by the marriage of Louis of Bourbon, first prince of Conde, with Eleanor de Roye in 1551.
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CONTINENT (from Lat. continere, "to hold together "...

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