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Sieur de La Croix
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Sieur de La Croix

Date of Birth: 1630-40

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Date of Death: 1704

Place of Death: Paris


As noted by Paul Sebag, there is much confusion between Sieur de La Croix, author of these memoirs, and François Pétis de La Croix, fils, the celebrated French orientalist. Both served the same ambassadors, Nointel and Guilleragues, in Istanbul, though Sieur de La Croix, roughly thirteen to …

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Haddad, Jonathan, “Sieur de La Croix”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 January 2020 <>

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