Dr Cecil Patrick Courtney

D.Phil (Oxford)
Litt.D (Cambridge)
Officier dans l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres
Life Fellow
Emeritus Reader in French intellectual history and bibliography
Subject
Modern & Medieval Languages
Email
cpc1000@cam.ac.uk

Cecil Courtney works on French and comparative literature, intellectual history and bibliography, with with special emphasis on the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. He has written widely on Montesquieu, Burke, Raynal, Isabelle de Charrière, James Boswell and Benjamin Constant.