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Candide, or, Optimism

Author: Voltaire; Theo Cuffe
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2005.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Deluxe edView all editions and formats
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Candide tells of the hilarious adventures of the naïve Candide, who doggedly believes that "all is for the best" even when faced with injustice, suffering, and despair.
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Genre/Form: Picaresque literature
French fiction
Translations
Named Person: Voltaire; Voltaire
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Voltaire; Theo Cuffe
ISBN: 0143039423 9780143039426
OCLC Number: 754993028
Description: xxxvii, [3], 155 pages : maps ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Candide.
Candide
Optimism
Responsibility: Voltaire ; translated and edited by Theo Cuffe with an introduction by Michael Wood.

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