24 November 2016

Cimetière du Montparnasse (continued) #13: Christiane Lesbarre and Robert Sabatier

Robert Sabatier (1923–2012) was a novelist and poet. His most famous work is Les Allumettes suédoises (1969), which is about the trials and tribulations of a child in the 1930s, and sold a vast number of copies. And this was the first of what was to become a mini-series. His wife Christian Lesbarre was (1928–2002), also a novelist, is buried with him.

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