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Candide, or, Optimism

Author: VoltaireRichard AldingtonPaul MorandFrancis MeynellSylvain SauvageAll authors
Publisher: London : Nonesuch Press, 1939.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An optimistic, sheltered young man slowly learns the ways of the world and eventually comes to a more pragmatic point of view.
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Genre/Form: Romances
Picaresque fiction
Fiction
Bildungsromans
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Voltaire, 1694-1778.
Candide.
London, Nonesuch Press [1939]
(OCoLC)654775917
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Voltaire; Richard Aldington; Paul Morand; Francis Meynell; Sylvain Sauvage; Nonesuch Press,
OCLC Number: 1199013
Notes: "This edition ... has been composed in Monotype Cochin at the Fanfare Press London to the design of Francis Meynell. It was printed by the Imprimerie Protat Frères at Mâcon in France on paper especially made at the Rives mills, and the illustrations by Sylvain Sauvage were reproduced by G. Duval and the Imprimerie Beaufumé in Paris."--Colophon.
Description: xix, [1], 147, [1] pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Other Titles: Candide.
Optimism
Responsibility: Francoise Marie Arouet de Voltaire ; translated from the French by Richard Aldington ; with an introduction by Paul Morand ; and twenty illustrations in colour by Sylvain Sauvage.

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An optimistic, sheltered young man slowly learns the ways of the world and eventually comes to a more pragmatic point of view.

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