- Jules [zhyl] /ʒül/, 1798–1874, French historian.
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Woman is an invalid, says Michelet, therefore she must not work.
He overturns with one blow the professors' chairs of Quinet and of Michelet.Napoleon the Little
In his later manner Michelet is more Michelet than ever before.The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard
This, however, is less by three-fifths than Michelet's estimate.Love's Meinie
And the Swallow: “He is the bird of return,” Michelet prettily says of him.
- Jules (ʒyl). 1798–1874, French historian, noted esp for his Histoire de France (17 vols, 1833–67)
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