- Category : Writers-Fiction
- Type : PSP
- Profile : 4/1 - Opportunistic / Investigator
- Definition : Split - Small (11,62)
- Incarnation Cross : JX Behavior
French popular and prolific novelist.
He wrote over forty sensational novels like Mémoires du diable (1837-8). The son of a philosopher professor, he gained a law degree before going to Paris.
A chequered literary career followed. After three months of suffering with heart disease, he died at Bièvres in his home country of the Abbaye-aux-Bois, 23 September 1847. His friends Victor Hugo and Alexandre Dumas attended his funeral.