Candide

Candide

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by Voltaire
     
 

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The classic exploration of whether we live in the "best possible world," and whether all that happens is for the best - or not.

Candide is characterized by its sarcastic tone and its erratic, fantastical, and fast-moving plot. As expected by Voltaire, Candide has enjoyed both great success and great scandal. Immediately after its secretive publication, the… See more details below

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The classic exploration of whether we live in the "best possible world," and whether all that happens is for the best - or not.

Candide is characterized by its sarcastic tone and its erratic, fantastical, and fast-moving plot. As expected by Voltaire, Candide has enjoyed both great success and great scandal. Immediately after its secretive publication, the book was widely banned because it contained religious blasphemy, political sedition and intellectual hostility.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013209893
Publisher:
Seven Treasures Publications
Publication date:
10/26/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
0 MB

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