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Candide, or, Optimism

Author: Voltaire; Lauren Walsh; Alan Odle; Gita May; Henry Morley
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble Classics, ©2003.
Series: Barnes & Noble classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Are evil and tragedy part of a larger cosmic plan? Should we accept our fate that everything happens for a good reason? Voltaire's Candide is a satire addressing these central questions.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Voltaire
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Voltaire; Lauren Walsh; Alan Odle; Gita May; Henry Morley
ISBN: 1593081782 9781593081782
OCLC Number: 60326618
Notes: "Henry Morley's translation was first published in 1922"--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographic references (pages 133 -140).
Description: xxv, 146 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Barnes & Noble classics.
Other Titles: Candide.
Candide
Optimism
Responsibility: Voltaire ; with an introduction and notes by Gita May ; translated by Henry Morley ; translation revised by Lauren Walsh ; illustrated by Alan Odle.

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Are evil and tragedy part of a larger cosmic plan? Should we accept our fate that everything happens for a good reason? Voltaire's Candide is a satire addressing these central questions.

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