champagne 52 joinville claude de lorraine duc de guise.


in Chaumont

  • Haute-Marne, cradle of several men of letters and major French publishers…

    - Alexandre Hatier, publisher
    - Albin Michel, publisher
    - Marcel Arland, writer and member of the Académie Française

    Men of science…

    - Philippe Lebon, inventor of gas lighting

    - Charles-Ernest Cornevin, inventor of the vaccine for anthrax

    or close friends of the kings of France…

    - Sire Jehan de Joinville, chronicler and friend of Saint Louis the King

    - Claude de Lorraine,Duke of Guise, adviser to François I