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Candide and Related Texts

Candide and Related Texts - 00 edition

Candide and Related Texts - 00 edition

ISBN13: 9780872205468

ISBN10: 0872205460

Candide and Related Texts by Francois-Marie Arouet Voltaire and David  Ed. Wootton - ISBN 9780872205468
Edition: 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co.
Published:
International: No
Candide and Related Texts by Francois-Marie Arouet Voltaire and David  Ed. Wootton - ISBN 9780872205468

ISBN13: 9780872205468

ISBN10: 0872205460


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Summary

David Wootton's scalpel-sharp translation of Candide features a brilliant Introduction, a map of Candide's travels, and a selection of those writings of Voltaire, Leibniz, Pope and Rousseau crucial for fully appreciating this eighteenth-century satiric masterpiece that even today retains its celebrated bite.

Author Bio

Wootton, David : Queen Mary University

David Wootton is Professor of Intellectual History, Queen Mary University of London.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chronology
Map
Further Reading
A Note on the Texts
Notes on the Translation