Les Natchez is a romance written by François-René de Chateaubriand, during his exile in England, and printed in 1825–26.[1] Its subject is the Natchez people,[2] and it contains the author's impressions of America and views of life.[1]

An excerpt from this work was published previously, in 1802, as the novella René.


  1. ^ a b "Natchez, Les" . New International Encyclopedia. 1905.
  2. ^   "Natchez, a tribe of Indians". Collier's New Encyclopedia. 1921.