Online Encyclopedia

JEAN BAPTISTE LOUIS CREVIER (1693–1765)

Online Encyclopedia
Originally appearing in Volume V07, Page 432 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
Spread the word: del.icio.us del.icio.us it!
JEAN BAPTISTE LOUIS CREVIER (1693–1765), French author, was born at Paris, where his father was a printer. He studied under Rollin and held the professorship of rhetoric in the college of Beauvais for twenty years. He completed Rollin's Histoire romaine by the addition of six volumes (1750–1756); he also published two editions of Livy, with notes; L'Histoire des empereurs des Romains, jusqu'd Constantin (1749) ; Histoire de l' University de Paris, and a Rhetorique francoise, which enjoyed much popularity.
End of Article: JEAN BAPTISTE LOUIS CREVIER (1693–1765)
[back]
CREVASSE
[next]
CREVILLENTE

Additional information and Comments

There are no comments yet for this article.
» Add information or comments to this article.
Please link directly to this article:
Highlight the code below, right click and select "copy." Paste it into a website, email, or other HTML document.