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Candide, or, Optimism

Author: Voltaire; Burton Raffel
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. ; London : Yale University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A translation of Voltaire's best-known work, this title aims to capture the irreverent spirit of "Candide" and renders the novel in English.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Voltaire; Burton Raffel
ISBN: 0300119879 9780300119879
OCLC Number: 71347283
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Voltaire ; translated by Burton Raffel.

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"A fine new translation." Adam Gopnik, New Yorker "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 Read more...

 
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