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French Louis HACHETTE

born Louis Christophe François HACHETTE

French publisher

Source :  Astrid NOËL

Born: on May 05, 1800 in Rethel, France
Died: on July 31, 1864 in Le Plessis-Robinson, France


He was born at Rethel in the Ardennes département of France. After studying three years at prestigious École Normale Supérieure with the view of becoming a teacher, he was in 1822 on political grounds expelled from the seminary. He then studied law, but in 1826 he established in Paris a publishing business for the issue of works adapted to improve the system of school instruction, or to promote the general culture of the community.

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