See Ricard, Les grands eveques de l'e'glise de France au XIXe siecle (Lille, 1893); L.
Monseigneur Lyonnet, Le Cardinal Fesch (2 vols., Lyons, 1841); Ricard, Le Cardinal Fesch (Paris, 1893); H.
Mgr Ricard has published Maury's Correspondance diplomatique (2 vols., Lille, 1891).
Iv.); Mgr Ricard, L' Abbe Maury (1746-1791), L' Abbe Maury avant 1789, L' Abbe Maury et Mirabeau (1887); G.
Ricard (1 vol.
He entered the Senate in 1876, and was minister of agriculture in the Dufaure-Ricard cabinet of that year, retaining his portfolio in the Jules Simon ministry which fell on the 16th of May 1877.