Candide by Voltaire

Candide

byVoltaire

Mass Market Paperback | June 1, 2005

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A classic work of eighteenth century literature, Candide is Voltaire’s fast-paced novella of struggle and adventure that used satire as a form of social critique. Candide enlists the help of his tutor, Dr. Pangloss, to help him reunite with his estranged lover, Lady Cunegonde. But the journey welcomes many unexpected challenges, and overcoming or outwitting the dangers of the world shall be their greatest task.

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A leading freethinker of his time and an opponent of political and religious oppression, Voltaire was instrumental in popularizing serious philosophical, religious, and scientific ideas that were frequently derived from liberal thinkers in England, where he lived for two years after his imprisonment in the Bastille. Voltaire's writings...
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Title:CandideFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 6.75 × 4.19 × 0.2 inPublished:June 1, 2005Publisher:Simon & SchusterLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1416500308

ISBN - 13:9781416500308

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