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Voltaire By John Morley
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THE edition to which the references are made in the following pages is that published by Baudouin in 1826, in seventy-five volumes. This edition is to be distinguished from that known as the first... More > Baudouin edition, published 1824-34, in ninety-seven volumes. The extent of the difference between them, which is entirely in favour of the more voluminous form, may be seen in M. Quérard’s Bibliographie Voltairienne (p. 107). The large number of complete and elaborate editions of Voltaire’s works, which were undertaken and executed in the years between the overthrow of the Empire and the overthrow of the Monarchy in 1830, is one of the most striking facts in the history of books.< Less
Voltaire By John Morley
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Voltaire is an impact crater on Mars's moon Deimos and is approximately 3 km (1.9 mi) across. Voltaire crater is named after François-Marie Arouet, a French Enlightenment writer who... More > was better known by the pen name Voltaire, who in his 1752 short story "Micromégas" predicted that Mars had two moons. Voltaire crater is one of two named features on Deimos, the other being Swift crater. On 10 July 2006, Mars Global Surveyor took an image of Deimos from 22,985 km (14,282 mi) away showing Voltaire crater and Swift crater. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voltaire_(crater) Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: John Morley, 1st Viscount Morley of Blackburn OM PC (24 December 1838 – 23 September 1923) was a British Liberal statesman, writer and newspaper editor. Initially a journalist, he was elected a Member of Parliament in 1883. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Morley< Less
The Friends of Voltaire By S. G. TALLENTYRE
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The book is in the form of an anecdotal biography telling the stories of ten men whose lives fell very closely together. The ten men were true contemporaries and aside from their friendship with... More > Voltaire they were more or less closely associated with one another. Each of the ten is characterized by giving him an identifying label: d'Alembert the Thinker, Diderot the Talker, Galiani the Wit, Vauvenargues the Aphorist, d'Holbach the Host, Grimm the Journalist, Helvétius the Contradiction, Turgot the Statesman, Beaumarchais the Playwright, and Condorcet the Aristocrat.< Less
The Works of Voltaire (33 Books) By Voltaire
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This collection has all of the following works: The Dramatic Plays Of Voltaire: Merope, Olympia, The Orphan of China, Brutus, Mahomet, Mariamne, Socrates, Amelia, Oedipus, The Tatler, Alzire,... More > Orestes, Semiramis, Catiline, Pandora, The Scotch Woman, Nanine, The Prude, Caesar, Zaire, The Prodigal The Philosophical Essays of Voltaire: The Questions of Zapata, Sermon on the Interpretation of the New Testament, Sermon on the Interpretation of the Old Testament, On Toleration: In Connection With the Death of Jean Calas, Sermon on Superstition, We Must Take Sides; or, the Principle of Action And: Candide, The Lisbon Earthquake and Other Poems, Age of Louis XIV, Philosophical Letters< Less
Syntactic Analyses 77: Letters on England, (Voltaire) By Voltaire
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Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary By Voltaire
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Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary,By Voltaire, is an encyclopedic dictionary published by Voltaire in 1764. The alphabetically arranged articles often criticize the Roman Catholic Church and other... More > institutions. Many of the themes addressed by Voltaire in this book are addressed or touched upon in his work L'Infame. In this and other works, Voltaire is very concerned about the injustices of the Catholic Church, which he sees as intolerant and fanatical. At the same time, his work espouses deism, tolerance and freedom of the press.< Less
Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary By Voltaire
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This book is a collection of philosophical essays, citations and thoughts. The book had been both influential and controversial with its radical and bitter observations on many subjects such as ... More > theology, society, etc. It had inspired many in the past and Ambrose Bierce's The Devil's Dictionary was said to be the result of such inspiration. It is a source for reflection, inspiration and unconventional thinking. The book is more a collection of essays arranged in alphabetical order of topics than a conventional dictionary.< Less
Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary By Voltaire
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This book is a collection of philosophical essays, citations and thoughts. The book had been both influential and controversial with its radical and bitter observations on many subjects such as ... More > theology, society, etc. It had inspired many in the past and Ambrose Bierce's The Devil's Dictionary was said to be the result of such inspiration. It is a source for reflection, inspiration and unconventional thinking. The book is more a collection of essays arranged in alphabetical order of topics than a conventional dictionary.< Less
Voltaire's "Candide": A Discussion Guide By David Bruce
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Free download. I have read, studied and taught Voltaire’s "Candide," and I wish to pass on what I have learned to other people who are interested in studying Voltaire’s... More > "Candide." This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about Voltaire, background information, and "Candide." I recommend that you read the relevant section of "Candide," then read my comments, then go back and re-read the relevant section of "Candide." However, do what works for you. Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide.< Less
Voltaire's "Candide": A Discussion Guide By David Bruce
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Print edition. I have read, studied and taught Voltaire’s "Candide," and I wish to pass on what I have learned to other people who are interested in studying Voltaire’s... More > "Candide." This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about Voltaire, background information, and "Candide." I recommend that you read the relevant section of "Candide," then read my comments, then go back and re-read the relevant section of "Candide." However, do what works for you. Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide.< Less

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