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Candide

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IL: UG - BL: 7.3 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
1110L
Description
Voltaire's brilliant satire on the follies of man, in the original French, with a new and exacting English translation on the opposing page. Weller's critical introduction illuminates the satire's enduring appeal.
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ISBN:
9780553211665
9781596596719
9781402570469
9780486117638
9783962726034
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.3, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
1110L
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Grouping Title candide
Grouping Author voltaire
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-12-09 04:20:48AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-13 04:41:29AM

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auth_author2 Bair, Lowell., Donnelly, Donal., Hagen, Don,, Voltaire, 1694-1778.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Electronic books, Enlightenment -- 18th century -- Fiction, French literature, Great Britain -- Civilization -- 18th century, Historical fiction, Imaginary letters, Inquisition -- Fiction, Life -- Fiction, Optimism -- Fiction, Optimism -- Philosophy -- Fiction, Philosophy, Modern -- 18th century, Philosophy, Modern -- 18th century -- Fiction, Political satire, Satire, French -- Early works to 1800, Voltaire, -- 1694-1778 -- Translations into English
title_display Candide
title_full Candide / by Voltaire ; translated by Lowell Bair ; with an appreciation by Andre Maurois ; illustrations by Sheilah Beckett, Candide [electronic resource] / Voltaire, Candide [sound recording] / by Franc╠ťois de Voltaire
title_short Candide
topic_facet Audiobooks, Civilization, Electronic books, Enlightenment, French literature, Imaginary letters, Inquisition, Life, Optimism, Philosophy, Philosophy, Modern, Political satire, Satire, French, Voltaire