TO MADAME LA DUCHESSE DE RICHELIEU.
Madame La Duchesse,
Allow me to crave your acceptance of the following
work, as a respectful tribute of my attachment.
I felt some hesitation in offering it, for it...
Pierre Loti was the most popular travel writer of his day. From the lands he visited during his career as a naval officer, which took him to virtually every corner of the globe, he quarried a large bo...
The French novelist Pierre Loti (1850-1923) is noted for his picturesque romances, abounding in descriptions of the exotic spots he visited in a lifetime of travel.Pierre Loti was born Julien Viaud at...