Quicherat (Paris, 1855-1859); also G.
Quicherat, he developed a strong inclination to the study of the middle ages.
JULES ETIENNE JOSEPH QUICHERAT (1814-1882), French historian and archaeologist, was of Burgundian origin.
In 1835 Quicherat entered the Ecole des Chartes; he left two years later at the head of the college.
Quicherat published the works of the latter, most of which were now brought out for the first time (4 vols.
After 1871, his course of lectures on diplomacy having been given up, Quicherat, still professor of archaeology, was nominated director of the Ecole des Chartes.
BIBLIOGRAPHY.-TWO of Quicherat's best pupils published excellent obituar y notices of him: Robert de Lasteyrie, in Jules Quicherat, sa vie et ses travaux (from Bulletin du Comite des travaux historiques, 1883, n.
Medieval archaeology has, since Quicherat, revealed how men were living while the monks wrote chronicles, and now cathedrals and castles are studied as genuine historic documents.
As to her " supranormal " faculties, a matter concerning which belief largely depends on the point of view, it is to be remarked that Quicherat, a freethinker wholly devoid of clerical influences, admits them (Apercus nouveaux, 1850), saying that the evidence is as good as for any facts in her history.
Quicherat's great work, Le Proces de Jeanne d'Arc (1841-1849), a collection of the texts so full and so vivid that they reveal the character and life of the heroine with great distinctness.
and by Quicherat in the Proces de la Pucelle vol.
His father, a working cabinet-maker, came from Paray le Monial to Paris to support his large family; Quicherat was born there on the 13th of October 1814.
I); and Arthur Giry, Jules Quicherat (in the Revue historique, vol.
xix.), with a Bibliographie des oeuvres de Jules Quicherat (in the Bibliotheque de l'Ecole des Charles, vol.
There is a full description of French fairies of the 15th century in the evidence of Jeanne d'Arc at her trial (1431) in Quicherat's Proces de Jeanne d'Arc, vol.
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