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Candide: or, Optimism by Voltaire (Book Analysis): Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide

Candide: or, Optimism by Voltaire (Book Analysis): Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide

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Unlock the more straightforward side of Candide: or, Optimism with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!

This engaging summary presents an analysis of Candide: or, Optimism by Voltaire, a satirical and philosophical work. It tells the tragi-comic story of Candide, a naïve young man, and the many hardships he experiences during his travels around the world. The work has been considered one of the most influential books ever written, and his vast body of work is believed to include over 500 texts. He gained renown in 18th century France thanks to his criticism of religion and French institutions and today gives us a deeper understanding of society during this era.

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This in-depth and informative reading guide brings you:
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   • Character studies
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   • Questions for further reflection

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ISBN-13: 9782806269188
Publisher: BrightSummaries.com
Publication date: 10/08/2015
Series: BrightSummaries.com
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 24
File size: 961 KB

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