Candide (Paperback)

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By Voltaire, Tobias Smollett (Translator), Edibooks (Editor)
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Candide, ou l'Optimisme (1759) is a French satire by the Enlightenment philosopher Voltaire, English translations of which have been titled Candide: Or, All for the Best (1759); Candide: Or, The Optimist (1762); and Candide: Or, Optimism (1947). The novella begins with a young man, Candide, who is living a sheltered life in an Edenic paradise and being indoctrinated with Leibnizian optimism (or simply optimism) by his tutor, Pangloss.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781534616356
ISBN-10: 1534616357
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: June 10th, 2016
Pages: 118
Language: English