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The Sermon of the Fifty

The Sermon of the Fifty

by Voltaire
     
 
François-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), better known by the pen name Voltaire , was a French Enlightenment writer, historian and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties, including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer, producing works in almost every literary form including plays

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François-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), better known by the pen name Voltaire , was a French Enlightenment writer, historian and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties, including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer, producing works in almost every literary form including plays, poetry, novels, essays, and historical and scientific works. He wrote more than 20,000 letters and more than 2,000 books and pamphlets.

In Sermon of the Fifty, published in 1762, was Voltaire’s first anti-Christian pamphlet.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013201347
Publisher:
Charles River Editors
Publication date:
08/11/2011
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
46 KB

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