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Candide, or, Optimism

Author: Voltaire; John Butt
Publisher: New York : Penguin, [1983], ©1947.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A philosophical novel satirizing the optimistic creed "All is for the best in this best of all possible worlds," through the misadventures of Candide.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Voltaire; John Butt
ISBN: 0140440046 0329080016 0758779771 9780140440041 9780329080013 9780758779779
OCLC Number: 697637677
Notes: Translation of: Candide.
Target Audience: Adult
Description: 144 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Candide.
Optimism
Responsibility: Voltaire ; translated by John Butt.

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A philosophical novel satirizing the optimistic creed "All is for the best in this best of all possible worlds," through the misadventures of Candide.

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