August 30, 1811|
||October 23, 1872
||Poet, dramatist, novelist, journalist, literary critic
Pierre Jules Théophile Gautier (August 30, 1811 – October 23, 1872) was a
literary critic. He was a member of the
Club des Hashischins, or Hashish Club. This group of French writers experimented with
hashish to get ideas.
 Gautier wrote the 1841 ballet story for
Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges.