Gerard de Sede

Gerard de Sede born Lioux, France 5 June 1921; married Sophie; died 29 May 2004. De Sede was responsible for introducing the world to the mystery of Rennes-le-Chatteau, a real life historical detective story, set in the Languedoc in south-west France. In 1967, de Sede wrote L'Or de Rennes, ou La Vie insolite de Berenger Sauniere, cure de Rennes-le-Chateau ("The Gold of Rennes, or The Strange Life of Bereger Sauniere, Priest of Rennes-le-Chatteau"), which later appeared in the J'ai Lu paperback...See more