Chevanes, Jacques, a French monk, was born at Autun about 1608. He entered the Captichin order, devoted- himself to preaching, and died in 1678, leaving Les Enftrtiens Curieux dlermnodore e t d'un Voyageur Inconnu ' (Lyons; 1634' 4to): — Conduite ides Illustres. (Paris, 1657, 12mo):-H-Iaran7gue Funqzbre e de Louis Gaston-Charles (Dijon, 1658, 4to), and some other works. See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.