Paul Lacroix

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Birthday
27, 1806
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Oct 16, 1884 (78)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
27, 1806
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Oct 16, 1884 (78)

About

Remembered best for his 1847, co-written cultural work Le Moyen Age et la Renaissance, this nineteenth-century French writer also penned a series of books outlining the history of prostitution and founded a journal titled Revue Universelle des Arts.

Before Fame

Early in his literary career, he published a series of historical romance novels.

Trivia

He often used the pen names of Bibliophile Jacob and P.L. Jacob, Bibliophile.

Family Life

The son of a fiction writer, Lacroix grew up in Paris, France.

Associated With

He wrote a historical work about the life of French emperor and president Napoleon III.

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