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Edouard Charton, 1807-1890

Nationality: French
Date of Birth: 1807
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Date of Death: 1890
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Identity:

Edouard Charton was a journalist, and the founder of Le Magasin pittoresque.

Life:

He wrote a Histoire de France, Paris, 1859-1860 and other books including Les monstres marins, Paris, 1870.

He is mentioned in JW's correspondence about 1891.

Bibliography:

New York Public Library on-line catalogue at http://catnyp.nypl.org (accessed 2005).