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Jean Boucher
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Date of Birth: Around 1560

Place of Birth: Unknown; possibly Besançon

Date of Death: 1631

Place of Death: Unknown

Biography

Born perhaps in Besançon, Jean Boucher was a Franciscan friar and priest who took his vows in the monastery at Le Mans. Even before the publication of his major work¸ Bouquet sacré composé des roses du Calvaire, des lis de Bethlehem, des jacintes d’Olivet, et de plusieurs autres belles pensées de la Terre Saincte (1614), he was…

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Gomez-Géraud, Marie-Christine, “Jean Boucher”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_29147>



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