Voltaire (Francois Marie Arouet) (1694-1778)

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List of Works
[Candide]   [Letters on the English]   [Philosophical Dictionary]   [Zadig]  

Candide (1759) [HTR]
  • HTML (30 pages) at An Online Library of Literature (Translator unknown)
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translator unknown)
  • Portuguese HTML (Multi-page; embedded viewer) at Logos Library (Translated by L'Allemand?)
  • French Rich text file (223 KB) at France-Diplomatie
  • French Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg
  • Spanish Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translator unknown)

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  • Hardcover edition of Candide and Other Stories, translated by Roger Pearson (Knopf, 1992).
  • Paperback edition, illustrated by Sheilah Beckett, translated by Lowell Bair (Bantam Classics, 1984, 122 pg).
  • Paperback edition of Candide, Zadig, and Selected Stories, translated by Donald M. Frame (Signet Classics, 2009, 400 pg).
  • French/English Paperback edition, translation by Shane Weller (Dover Pubns, 1993, 167 pg).
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Letters on the English (1734) [HTR,HC]
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translator unknown)

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  • Paperback edition, uses Voltaire's original English text (Kessinger Publishing LLC, 2009, 208 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Leonard Tancock (Penguin USA, 1995, 156 pg).
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Philosophical Dictionary (1764) [HTR]
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed; excerpts) at the Hanover Historical Texts Project (Translated by H.I. Woolf)
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translator unknown)
  • Portuguese HTML (Multi-page; embedded viewer) at Logos Library (Translator unknown)

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Leonard Tancock (Viking Press, 1984, 400 pg).
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Zadig (1747)
  • HTML (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translator unknown)
  • Portuguese HTML (Multi-page; embedded viewer) at Logos Library (Translator unknown)
  • French Rich text File (169 KB) at France-Diplomatie
  • French Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg
  • Spanish Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translator unknown)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition of Candide, Zadig, and Selected Stories, translated by Donald M. Frame (Signet Classics, 2009, 400 pg).
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