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Candide, or, Optimism

Author: Voltaire ...; Burton Raffel
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : [Online-Ausg.]View all editions and formats
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The translation of choice for twenty-first-century readers of Voltaire's satiric masterpiece.

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Voltaire ...; Burton Raffel
ISBN: 0300106556 9780300106558
OCLC Number: 704612074
Notes: "Translated from the German of Dr. Ralph with additions found in the doctor's pocket when he died, at Minden, in the year of our Lord 1759."
Description: 1 online resource (xxix, 132 p.)
Responsibility: Voltaire ; translated by Burton Raffel.

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Burton Raffel s excellent translations of a wide variety of texts are rightly admired, and so will this one be. Thanks be, he possesses the wit necessary to take us on and along the satirical road of Read more...

 
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