Candide: And Other Romances (Classic Reprint) (Paperback)

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Excerpt from Candide: And Other Romances

You have heard of the horrible event at Lisbon. The town swallowed up in an earthquake, a hundred thousand souls buried in the ruins, Seville damaged, Cadiz submerged. Here is a terrible argument against Optimism. In the midst of such terrible events it is shameful to think of one 's own affairs.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9781334123979
ISBN-10: 1334123977
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Publication Date: April 21st, 2018
Pages: 296
Language: English