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Voltaire Foundation

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Works: 1,252 works in 2,453 publications in 2 languages and 23,057 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Rules  Records and correspondence  Church history  Biography  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Other, Patron, Publishing director
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Most widely held works by Voltaire Foundation
Studies on Voltaire and the eighteenth century ( serial )
in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Enlightenment studies in honour of Lester G. Cocker ( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in English and French and held by 249 libraries worldwide
The Darnton debate : books and revolution in the eighteenth century by GB) Voltaire Foundation (Oxford( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Science against the unbelievers : the correspondence of Bonnet and Needham, 1760-1780 by Renato G Mazzolini( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Naturwissenschaft / Philosophie / (18. Jh.)
Regulating the Académie : art, rules and power in ancien régime France by Reed Benhamou( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Locke's political liberty : readings and misreadings ( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Interpreting colonialism ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Wife-abuse in eighteenth-century France by Mary Seidman Trouille( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Les vies de Voltaire : discours et représentations biographiques, XVIIIe-XXIe siècles ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 206 libraries worldwide
This is a study of the ways in which Voltaire has been portrayed by various writers and in numerous forms, from the 18th century to our times
The interdisciplinary century : tensions and convergences in eighteenth-century art, history and literature ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
La fureur de nuire : échanges pamphlétaires entre philosophes et antiphilosophes, 1750-1770 by Olivier Ferret( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Thèse de doctorat sur les querelles littéraires en France pendant les vingt ans qui ont suivi la publication du Prospectus de l'Encyclopédie, sur la place des échanges de pamphlets dans ces querelles sur des thèmes politiques et religieux, sur les modes de publication et le style de ces pamphlets, mais aussi sur le rôle et l'influence de Voltaire dans ces échanges
Le monde amérindien au miroir des Lettres édifiantes et curieuses by Adrien Paschoud( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Françoise de Graffigny, femme de lettres : écriture et réception ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Etudes diverses éclairant la personnalité et l'oeuvre de F. de Graffigny. Analyses de ses "Lettres d'une Péruvienne", best-seller du XVIIIe siècle, de son activité de dramaturge à travers la "Cénie", dont l'écriture apparaît aussi innovatrice que le roman. Retour aussi sur la correspondance qui offre de nombreux aperçus sur cette femme aux multiples facettes
Innovation and renewal : a study of the theatrical works of Diderot by Derek F Connon( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Interdisciplinarity : qu'est-ce que les lumières : la reconnaissance au dix-huitième siècle by Sarah C Maza( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in French and English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Etudes sur la philosophie, la théorie politique et la littérature des Lumières en Europe, sur le thème de la reconnaissance dans le roman et le théâtre français du XVIIIe siècle, etc
Confiscations at customs : banned books and the French booktrade during the last years of the Ancien régime by Robert L Dawson( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Interpreting the ancien régime : David Bien by David D Bien( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
The work of David Bien, one of America's foremost historians of eighteenth-century France, transformed our understanding of the ancien régime and the origins of the French Revolution. The editors bring together for the first time his most important articles, other previously unpublished essays and an interview transcript. Bien's empirically-grounded approach made him a central figure in the 'revisionist' debates on the origins of the French Revolution. His re-reading of the Calas affair as an anomaly in a growing trend of tolerance (rather than a sign of widespread bigotry among an entire class of magistrates) opened up significant new insights into the history of religious persecution, long influenced by Voltaire. Bien's ground-breaking research on the army and the sale of offices revealed the surprising extent of social mobility at the time and challenged the prevailing orthodoxy that it was frustration of the bourgeoisie which contributed to the outbreak of the Revolution. With a preface by Keith Baker and an introduction by Michael Christofferson, Interpreting the 'ancien régime' underlines the seminal importance of David Bien's work for contemporary debates about the social and political history of late-eighteenth-century France. It will be an indispensible resource for historians and historiographers alike.--
The super-enlightenment : daring to know too much ( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Focusing on 18th century Enlightenment writing, contributors explore the social, religious, artistic, political and scientific dimensions of the grey area that binds so-called 'illuminist' and 'rational' forms of thinking - the super-enlightenment
Tacite en France de Montesquieu à Chateaubriand by Catherine Volpilhac-Auger( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and French and held by 186 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fond Volʹtera
Fondation Voltaire
Taylor Institution Oxford Voltaire Foundation
Taylor Institution Voltaire Foundation
Taylor Institution Voltaire Foundation (Oxford)
The Voltaire Foundation
University of Oxford. Voltaire Foundation.
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Voltaire foundation
Languages
English (60)
French (20)
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