Candide and Related Texts
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- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
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- Dimensions (in):8.3 x 0.2 x 5.9
- Publication Date:September 1, 2000
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This lively new translation of Voltaire's satiric masterpiece is accompanied by a short selection of writings of each of the most prominent optimists to whom Voltaire was responding -- Leibniz, Bolingbroke, Shaftesbury, Pope, Wolff, Rousseau, and Malebranche -- and thus offers a better perspective of the intellectual context in which Candide was written, and of its place in Enlightenment though, than does any other edition.
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