Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve

Profession : Critic ,Historian ,Poet ,Writer
Nationality : French
Birth : 23rd December, 1804
Death : 13th October, 1869
About : Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve was born in Boulogne-sur-Mer, France. He was a literary critic of French literature. He studied medicine at the Collège Charlemagne in Paris. In 1828, he served in the St Louis Hospital. Sainte-Beuve published collections of poems and the partly autobiographical novel Volupté in 1834. His articles and essays were collected the volumes Port-Royal and Portraits littéraires. After several books of poetry and a couple of failed novels, Sainte-Beuve began to do literary research, of which the most important publication resulting is Port-Royal.

Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve Quotes

One is always of his age and especially he who least appears so.
Topics : Age
Tell me who admires and loves you, And I will tell you who you are.
Topics : Love

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