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Houssaye, Arsene

Born: 1815 AD
Died: 1896 AD
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1815 – Born at Bruyères near Laon on the 28th of March.

1832 – He found his way to Paris.

1836 – He published two novels, La Couronne de bluets and La Pécheresse.

1844 – Galerie de portraits du XVIII siècle.

1846 – He produced art criticism in L’Histoire de la peinture flamande et hollandaise.

1849 – He was entrusted with the administration of the Theâtre Francais.

1852 – Les Filles d’Eve.

1855 – His famous satirical Histoire du quarante et unième fauteuil de l’Académie francaise.

1857 – Drama in his Comediennes.

1858 – Literary criticism in La Roi Voltaire.

1860 – Semi-historical sketches in Mlle de la Vallière et Mme de Montespan.

1867 – Poetry in his Symphonie des vingt ans.

1873 – Cent et un sonnets.

1885 – His Confessions, souvenir; d’un demi-siecle appeared.

1896 – Died on the 26th of February.