Gustave Lanson

1857 - 1934

Gustave Lanson

Gustave Lanson (5 August 1857 – 15 December 1934) was a French historian and literary critic. He taught at the Sorbonne and the École Normale Supérieure in Paris. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gustave Lanson has received more than 22,086 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 224th most popular historian.

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  • 46.92

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among historians, Gustave Lanson ranks 224 out of 292Before him are Joan Wallach Scott, Frederick Jackson Turner, George Cœdès, William H. Prescott, Ernest Lavisse, and Stephen E. Ambrose. After him are Richard Hoggart, Constantine Paparrigopoulos, A. J. P. Taylor, Jan T. Gross, Christopher Hill, and Moritz Cantor.

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Among people born in 1857, Gustave Lanson ranks 81Before him are Filippo Turati, Friedrich von Ingenohl, Eva Bonnier, Henry Dudeney, George Gissing, and Gabriela Zapolska. After him are Clarence Darrow, Theodor Curtius, Ernst Trygger, Ayub Khan, John Jacob Abel, and Alice Pike Barney. Among people deceased in 1934, Gustave Lanson ranks 89Before him are Jules Renkin, Carl Charlier, Gertrude Käsebier, Nathaniel Lord Britton, Georgi Todorov, and Joachim Ringelnatz. After him are Manuel Márquez Sterling, Fritz Graebner, Otakar Ševčík, Toros Toramanian, Augusto Pestana, and Eduard Bagritsky.

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