But there was no sudden change in the position of the courts Christian till the French Revolution.
CLUB OF THE FEUILLANTS, a political association which played a prominent part during the French Revolution.
The European ferment of ideas which preceded the French Revolution expressed itself in men like Alfieri, the fierce denouncer of tyrants, Beccaria, the philosopher of criminal jurisprudence, Volta, the physicist, and numerous political economists of Tuscany.
For the period of the French revolution and the Napoleonic wars see F.
During the French Revolution his manuscripts passed to the library at Douai.