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)

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  • Paperback edition of Candide, Zadig, and Selected Stories, translated by Donald M. Frame (Signet Classics, 2009, 400 pg).
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Poems (Johnson) (c. 1750-80?)
An Inquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (1751)
On the Origin of Inequality (1754)
Treatise on Good Manners and Good Breeding (pub. 1754)
A Dictionary of the English Language (1755)
On Political Economy (1755)
On the Sublime and Beautiful (1756)
On Taste (Burke) (1756)
Of the Standard of Taste (Hume) (1757)
Candide (1759)
The Prince of Abyssinia (or, Rasselas) (1759)
The Theory of the Moral Sentiments (1759)
Tristam Shandy (1759-67)
Confessions (Rousseau) (c. 1762; Pub. 1782)
Emile (or, On Education) (1762)
Rameau's Nephew (1762)
The Social Contract (1762)
Philosophical Dictionary (1764)
The Plays of William Shakespeare (Johnson) (1765)
A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy (1765? - 2nd ed. 1768)
Sorrows of the Young Werther (1774)
Common Sense (1776)
Declaration of Independence (1776)
Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (1776-88)
Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (1776)
Articles of Confederation (1777)
Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion (pub. 1779)
The Metaphysical Elements of Ethics (1780)
Critique of Pure Reason (1781)
The Lives of the Poets (1781)
Poems (Blake) (1783-94)
Prolegomena (1783)
Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysics of Morals (1785)
Introduction to the Metaphysics of Morals (1785)
Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides (1786)
Constitutional Convention Debates (1787)
Constitution of the United States (1787; effect. 1789)
Anti-Federalist Papers (1787-88)
Federalist Papers (1787-88)
Critique of Practical Reason (1788)
Elements of Chemistry (1789)
Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation (1789)
Songs of Innocence (1789)
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