Charles Constance César Joseph Matthieu d'Agoult

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Charles Constance César Joseph Matthieu d'Agoult (born at Grenoble, 1747; died at Paris, 1824) was a French Roman Catholic bishop, afterwards a political writer.

Career[edit]

He studied at the Seminary of St. Sulpice at Paris, and became Bishop of Pamiers in 1787. During the French Revolution he emigrated, but returned to France in 1801, after having surrendered his bishopric.

Works[edit]

  • Conversation avec E. Burke, sur l'interêt des puissances de l'Europe (Paris, 1814)
  • Projet d'une banque nationale (Paris, 1815)
  • Lettre à un Jacobin, ou réflexions politiques sur la constitution d'Angleterre et la charte royale (Paris, 1815)
  • Eclaircissement sur le projet d'une banque nationale (Paris, 1816)

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainHerbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). Catholic Encyclopedia. Robert Appleton Company.