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Abrg De Lhistoire Universelle Depuis Charlemagne

  [english | ]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Franois-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 ? 30 May 1778) better known by the pen name Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer and produced works in almost every literary form including plays poetry novels essays historical and scientific works ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 379

Brutus

  [french | 1730]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Tragdie en cinq actes.]
Genres: [non-fiction | history | fictionDownloads: 208

Candide

  [english | 1759]  

Voltaire


Excerpts: [... sat upon him, and he was asked which he liked better, to run the gauntlet six and thirty times through the whole regiment, or to have his brains blown ...... said the orator, do you hold the Pope to be Antichrist? Truly, I never heard anything about it, said Candide, but whether he is or not, I am ...... by affirming that things could not be otherwise that they were. For, said he, ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | banned books | satireDownloads: 342

Candide Ou Loptimisme

  [french | 1759]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Candide ou lOptimisme est un conte philosophique de Voltaire paru Genve en janvier 1759. Il a t rdit vingt fois du vivant de lauteur (plus de cinquante aujourdhui) ce qui en fait un des plus grands succs littraires franais.Anonyme en 1759 Candide est attribu un certain Monsieur le Docteur Ralph en 1761 la suite du remaniement du texte par Voltaire. Ce titre ronflant donne tout de suite le ton ...]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 316

Candido O El Optimismo

  [spanish | 1759]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Me gustaria leer el te libro por que se discutira en clase]
Genres: [fiction and literature | humorDownloads: 229

Correspondance De Voltaire Avec Le Roi De Prusse

  [french | 1889]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Franois-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 ? 30 May 1778) better known by the pen name Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer and produced works in almost every literary form including plays poetry novels essays historical and scientific works ...]
Genres: [correspondenceDownloads: 67

Histoire Des Voyages De Scarmentado

  [french | 1829]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Franois-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 ? 30 May 1778) better known by the pen name Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer and produced works in almost every literary form including plays poetry novels essays historical and scientific works ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | historyDownloads: 317

Jeannot Et Colin

  [french | 1829]  

Voltaire


Summary: [LC has copy on wove paper in red morocco.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 281

La Henriade

  [french | 1723]  

Voltaire


Excerpts: [... qui luit au haut des cieux, Sur le h'eros francais daigna baisser les yeux. Il le guidait lui-m^eme. Il ordonne aux orages De porter le vaisseau ...... `a lui-m^eme, `a ses voisins terrible. Heureux lorsque le peuple, instruit dans son devoir, Respecte, autant qu'il doit, le souverain pouvoir! Plus heureux ...... `a mes yeux le tr'epas de ma m`ere. Je ne suis point injuste, et je ...]
Genres: [fiction | poetryDownloads: 468

La Mort De Csar

  [french | 1735]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Franois-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 ? 30 May 1778) better known by the pen name Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer and produced works in almost every literary form including plays poetry novels essays historical and scientific works ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 333

La Pucelle Dorleans

  [french | 1755]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Pome en vingt-et-un chants.]
Genres: [fiction | poetryDownloads: 54

Le Blanc Et Le Noir

  [french | 1764]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Black Skin White Masks is a 1952 book written by Frantz Fanon originally published in French as Peau noire masques blancs. In this study Fanon uses psychoanalysis and psychoanalytical theory to explain the feelings of dependency and inadequacy that Black people experience in a White world. He speaks of the divided self-perception of the Black Subject who has lost his native cultural originality ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 247

Le Monde Comme Il Va Vision De Babouc

  [french | 1746]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Le monde comme il va.--Candide ou Loptimisme.--Histoire dun bon bramin.--Linge?nu.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 183

Letters On England

  [english | 1731]  

Voltaire


Excerpts: [... that afterwards he burnt. At the age of seventeen he left the College Louis-le-Grand, where he said afterwards that he had been taught nothing but Latin ...... ourselves more strongly from such a shameless traffic of lies and flattery, that we 'thee' and 'thou' a king with the same freedom as we do a beggar, ...... dedicated his Philosophical Romance. She was then retired to the ...]
Genres: [essaysDownloads: 460

Lingenu

  [french | 1767]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Le monde comme il va.--Candide ou Loptimisme.--Histoire dun bon bramin.--Linge?nu.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 290

Memnon

  [french | 1750]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Franois-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 ? 30 May 1778) better known by the pen name Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer and produced works in almost every literary form including plays poetry novels essays historical and scientific works ...]
Genres: [essaysDownloads: 179

Micromegas

  [english | 1752]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Micromegas And Other Short Fictions by Francois Voltaire. Somewhere between tales and polemics these funny ribald and inventive pieces show Voltaire doing what he does best brilliantly challenging received wisdom religious intolerance and na ive optimism. Traveling through strange environments Voltaire s protagonists are educated often by surprise into the complexities and contradictions of their ...]
Genres: [satireDownloads: 392

Oedipe

  [french | 1718]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Anti-Oedipus (1972) is a book by the French philosopher Gilles Deleuze and the psychoanalyst Felix Guattari. It is the first volume of Capitalism and Schizophrenia the second volume of which is A Thousand Plateaus (1980). Anti-Oedipus analyses the relationship of desire to reality and to capitalist society in particular it addresses questions of human psychology economics society and history. The ...]
Genres: [fiction | dramaDownloads: 257

The Fourth Book Of Virgil Aeneid And The Ninth Book Of

  [english | 1804]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Franois-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 ? 30 May 1778) better known by the pen name Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer and produced works in almost every literary form including plays poetry novels essays historical and scientific works ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 316

Zaire

  [french | 1732]  

Voltaire


Summary: [Zare est une pice de thtre (tragdie) de Voltaire crite en 1732 et reprsente la Comdie-Franaise le 13 aot 1732.Certains historiens de la littrature considrent cette pice comme une adaptation libre dOthello au thtre par Voltaire. La pice voque les mmes thmes cest--dire la jalousie et la tolrance.]
Genres: [fiction | dramaDownloads: 389