- Category : 1931-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Rulership 2
French writer, poet, essayist.
In 1983 Tristan won the Prix Goncourt for "Les Égarés" and in 2000 the Grand Prize for lifetime achievement.
From 1983 to 2001 he was professor of early Christian and Renaissance iconography at ICART (Paris).
He is a prolific writer. His novels has been translated into 22 languages. Bernard Pivot wrote: "Frederick Tristan's books are unmatched power in France, enormous generosity of intrigue, twists and themes".