Larousse Pierre Athanase

La·rousse

 (lä-ro͞os′), Pierre Athanase 1817-1875.
French lexicographer, grammarian, and encyclopedist who founded a publishing company (1852) and compiled the Grand dictionnaire universel du XIXe siècle (1866-1876).
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