Joséphin Péladan (1858-1918)

Died: 27th June 1918
Location: Cimetière des Batignolles, Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Photo taken by: Mu
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French novelist whose first novel, Le vice suprème, was published in 1884. The novel recommended the salvation of man through occult magick of the ancient East, it was an instant success with the French public, which was experiencing a revived interest in spirituality and mysticism.