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The portable Voltaire [electronic resource] / edited, and with an introd., by Ben Ray Redman.

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  • ISBN: 9781101122280 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 1101122285 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 9781101128121 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 1101128127 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 9781101126660 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • ISBN: 1101126663 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • Physical Description: v, 569 pages ; 18 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1977.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 52).
Formatted Contents Note: Editor's introduction -- Some dates in the life of Voltaire -- Brief bibliography of works Voltaire: Philosophical dictionary: Selections -- Miscellany -- Candide -- Zadig -- Micromegas -- Story of a good Brahmin -- Letters: To Frederick the great -- Miscellaneous letters -- Selections from the English letters -- Essay on the manners and spirit of nations: Recapitulation -- Lisbon earthquake: Author's preface -- Lisbon earthquake.
Summary, etc.: Includes Part One of Candide; three stories; selections from The Philosophical Dictionary, The Lisbon Earthquake, and other works; and thirty-five letters.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Penguin USA, Inc., 2009. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 23170 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 992 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 966 KB).
Subject: Voltaire, 1694-1778 > Translations into English.
Genre: Electronic books.

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