Choisis sentence example
- The "Fragments choisis," and translations from the German, were published in L'Abeille francaise.
- In 1777 he published under the title of Discours choisis his panegyrics on Saint Louis, Saint Augustine and Fenelon, his remarks on Bossuet and his Essai sur l'eloquence de la chaire, a volume which contains much good criticism, and remains a French classic. The book was often reprinted as Principes de l'eloquence.
- He broke new ground and showed great skill as a translator in his Traduction de quelques morceaux choisis de Tacite.