Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Candide (Or Optimism) - 47 edition

Candide (Or Optimism) (ISBN10: 0140440046; ISBN13: 9780140440041)
ISBN13: 978-0140440041
ISBN10: 0140440046

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0147711892
ISBN10: 0147711894

Summary: Candide is the story of a gentle man who, though pummeled and slapped in every direction by fate, clings desperately to the belief that he lives in ''the best of all possible worlds.'' On the surface a witty, bantering tale, this eighteenth-century classic is actually a savage, satiric thrust at the philosophical optimism that proclaims that all disaster and human suffering is part of a benevolent cosmic plan. Fast, funny, often outrageous, the French philosopher's immortal narrative takes Candi ...show morede around the world to discover that -- contrary to the teachings of his distinguished tutor Dr. Pangloss -- all is not always for the best. Alive with wit, brilliance, and graceful storytelling, Candide has become Voltaire's most celebrated work. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 47
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Published: 06/28/1950
International: No



List Price: $12.00
Used $3.00
Used
Save $9.00 (75%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 2 days, 23 hours and 42 minutes and it ships by Noon CT Monday!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

188 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Candide (Or Optimism)
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (188)  |  New (13)  |  Like New (7)  |  Very Good (38)  |  Good (81)  |  Acceptable (49)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$3.00
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Wonder Book
Frederick, MD
Seller Rating: 4.64
Very Good condition.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Wonder Book
Frederick, MD
Seller Rating: 4.64
Very Good condition. Owner's name inside.
$2.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Bedrock Books & Art MT
Helena, MT
Seller Rating: 4.69
London, England 1950 Trade paperback Very good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 144 p. Penguin Classics. Audience: General/trade.
$3.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Textbookcenter.com
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.63
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.
$3.35
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
oaktree books
doncaster,
Seller Rating: 4.1
0140440046 UK BASED SELLER - SHIPS DAILY ALL OVERSEAS SHIPPING VIA AIRMAIL. * PLEASE NOTE COVER MAY VARY TO ONE SHOWN*
$3.35
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
oaktree books
doncaster,
Seller Rating: 4.1
0140440046 UK BASED SELLER SHIPS DAILY ALL OVERSEAS SHIPPING VIA AIRMAIL *PLEASE NOTE THE COVER MAY VARY TO ONE SHOWN*
$4.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Skylarkerbooks CA
Walnut, CA
Seller Rating: 4.92
E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A. 1990 Soft cover Very Good Book A Good Reading Copy-Book Is In Good Plus Condition. Minor Wear/Rub To The Covers. Light Amount Of Wear To The Page Ends. Interior Is C ...show morelean And Legible. No Store Stamps. Has Previous Owners Inscription On The Title Page. Not Remaindered. Thanks And Enjoy. ...show less
$4.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
silas retlok books
North Falmouth, MA
Seller Rating: 5
E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A. 1990 Mass Market Paperback Later Printing Very Good Plus. No DJ Issued 12mo-over 6?"-7?" tall. ND on title page. Soft bound in publisher's illustrated stiff paper co ...show morevers.144 numbered pages. Ink name on page ends. Light rubbing to a few edges. A solid copy. ...show less
$4.58
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
BookCellar-NH
Nashua, NH
Seller Rating: 4.66
0140440046 Has name written on edge or cover page. Otherwise in great condition. We are a tested and proven company with over 900,000 satisfied customers since 1997. Choose expedited shipping (if avai ...show morelable) for much faster delivery. Delivery confirmation on all US orders. ...show less
$4.58
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
BookCellar-NH
Nashua, NH
Seller Rating: 4.66
0140440046 Has moderate shelf and/or corner wear. Great used condition. We are a tested and proven company with over 900,000 satisfied customers since 1997. Choose expedited shipping (if available) fo ...show morer much faster delivery. Delivery confirmation on all US orders. ...show less
Page:   1     2     3     4     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close