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Charles Nodier on Wikipedia
Jean Charles Emmanuel Nodier (29 April 1780 – 27 January 1844) was a French author and librarian who introduced a younger generation of Romanticists to the conte fantastique, gothic literature, and vampire tales. His dream related writings influenced the later works of Gérard de Nerval.Early years
He was born at Besançon in France, near the border with Switzerland. His father, on the outbreak of the French Revolution, was appoin…