Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre

Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre

Born: January 19, 1737

Died: January 21, 1814

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Occupation: writer

Biography: Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre was a French writer and botanist. He is best known for his 1788 novel Paul et Virginie, now forgotten, but in the 19th century a very popular children's book.

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