The members of the club preserved the title of Amis de la Constitution, as being a sufficient indication of the line they intended to pursue.
On this second visit he became acquainted with some of the leading Abolitionists, and founded later in Paris a Societe des Amis des Noirs, of which he was president during 1790 and 1791.
About 1820 he united some patriotic friends into a society, called Amis de la verite.
Monfort, Les Tonga, on Archipel des Amis (Lyons, 1893); B.
A " Societe des Amis des Noirs " was formed in Paris in 1788 for the abolition, not only of the slave trade, but of slavery itself.
Jundt (Les Amis de Dieu, 1879) shared Preger's view that the Friend was a great unknown who lived in or near Chur (Coire) in Switzerland.
Gaullieur in the same review in 1857, and all the available material is utilized in a monograph on her and her work by P. Godet, Madame de Charriere et ses amis (2 vols., Geneva, 1906).
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See also the latter's Rousseau et ses amis (1865).
Herriot, Madame de Recamier et ses amis (1904); Sainte-Beuve in Derniers portraits litteraires (B.
Faguet, Politiques et moralistes du XIX e siecle (1 ere serie, 1891); P. Godet, Madame de Charriere et ses amis (Geneva, 1905); L.
Have been superseded by Waliszewski's two volumes, Le Roman d'une imperatrice (Paris, 1893) and Autour d'un Trone: Catherine II., ses collaborateurs, ses amis, ses favoris (Paris, 1894).
The plot of the medieval romance of Amis and Amiles is built entirely on such a brotherhood.
It is said that he personally suggested to Pascal to try his hand, and that the first of the famous Provinciales (Provincial Letters, properly Lettres ecrites par Louis de Montalte ¢ un provincial de ses amis) was written in a few days, or, less probably, in a day.
In January 1790 he collaborated with Malouet in founding the Club des Impartiaux and the Journal des Impartiaux, the names of which were changed in November to the Societe des Amis de la ConstitutionMonarchique and Journal de la Societe, £.9'c., in order to emphasize their opposition to the Jacobins (Societe des Amis de la Constitution).
B eule was also the author of high-class popular works on artistic and historical subjects: Histoire de l'art grec avant Pericles (2nd ed., 1870); Le Proces des Cesars (1867-1870, in four parts; Auguste, sa famille et ses amis; Tibere et l'heritage d'Auguste; Le Sang de Germanicus; Titus et sa dynastie).
Boissier, Ciceron et ses amis; Suringar, Cicero de vita sua (Leiden, 18 54); W.
L'Almanach du Pere Gerard was reprinted under the title of Etrennes aux amis de la Constitution francaise, ou entretiens du Pere Gerard avec ses concitoyens (Paris, 1792).