See also the Vie de Saint Thomas, by Garnier de Pont Sainte Maxence (ed.
For details of his life consult Peuchet, Mirabeau: Memoires sur sa vie litteraire et privee (1824); and the Memoires biographiques, litteraires et politiques de Mirabeau, ecrits par lui-meme, par son pere, son oncle et son fits adoptif, which was issued by his adopted son, Lucas de Montigny (8 vols., Paris, 1834-1835).
George Sand, who was a firm believer in the doctrine of heredity, devotes a whole volume of her autobiography (Histoire de ma vie, 1857 seq.) to the elaboration of this strange pedigree.
Paul Sabatier's fascinating and in many ways sympathetic Vie de S.
Et religieuse (1843-1845); and La Vie eternelle passee, presente, future (1861).