Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University, 1944; Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1947; Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1951.
Assistant professor French, Tulane University, 1951-1952; assistant professor French, Harvard University, 1952-1957; associate professor then professor French, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1957-1964; professor French, New York University, 1964-1981; William R. Kenan professor French literature, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1981-1993; emeritus, 1993.
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Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member Modern Language Association, American Society 18th Century Studies (president 1990-1991), Societe Francaise d'Etude du XVIIIe Siecle M C.
Married Irka Eitingon, January 28, 1948 (divorced 1961). 1 child, Michael; married Anne Darrow, June 28, 1979 (divorced 1984). Married Susanne Schroeder, June 28, 1990.