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Jean François Barrière (1786–1868)

Barrière, Jean François (bä-rē-ãr’). A French historical writer; born in Paris, May 12, 1786; died there, Aug. 22, 1868. His energies were first directed to periodical literature; but he subsequently produced ‘The Court and the City under Louis XIV, Louis XV, and Louis XVI,’ besides editing a numerous series of memoirs of personages connected with the Grand Monarch.