See also:born at
See also:Rennes on the 28th of
See also:December 1769 . Coming to
See also:Paris in 1790, he associated himself with Bernardin de St
See also:Pierre . After being twice imprisoned during the Terror he retired to
See also:Brittany, where he devoted him-self to literature till 1814 . In 1818 he returned to Paris as
See also:deputy for
See also:Finistere, and sat in the Chamber till 1824, becoming one of the recognized liberal leaders . He was re-elected in 1827, took an active
See also:part in the
See also:establishment of the
See also:monarchy, was appointed a councillor of state (183o), and in 1837 was made a peer of France . After the coup d'etat of 1851 he retired from public
See also:life . Among his publications were Conies et Idylles (1791); Lysus et Cydippe, a poem (18o1); Inductions morales et physiologiques (1817); Documents pour servir d l'histoire de France (182o); Du Beau clans
See also:les arts d'imitation (1822); Le Dernier
See also:des Beaumanoir (1824) . His last
See also:work, Clarisse (1854), a novel, was written when he was eighty-five . He died at
See also:Port-Marly on the 7th of
See also:November 1859 . His son, comte Emile de Keratry (1832– ), became deputy for Finistere in 1869, and strongly supported the war with Germany in 287o . He was in Paris during part of the
See also:siege, but escaped in a
See also:balloon, and joined
See also:Gambetta . In 1871
See also:Thiers appointed him to the prefecture, first of the Haute-
See also:Garonne, and subsequently of the Bouches-du-Rhone, but he resigned in the following
See also:year .
He is the author of La Contre-guerilla francaise au Mexique (1868) ; L'
See also:Elevation et la chute de l'empereur Maximilien (1867); Le Quatre-septembre et le gouvernement de la defense nationale (1872); Mourad V . (1878), and some volumes of memories .
KERASUND (anc. Choerades, Pharnacia, Cerasus)
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