Candide

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    Brought up in the household of a powerful Baron, Candide is an open-minded young man, whose tutor, Pangloss, has instilled in him the belief that 'all is for the best'. But when his love for the Baron's rosy-cheeked daughter is discovered, Candide is cast out to make his own way in the world. And so he and his various companions begin a breathless tour of Europe, South America and Asia, as an outrageous series of disasters befall them - earthquakes, syphilis, a brush with the Inquisition, murder - sorely testing the young hero's optimism.

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    Number of Pages: 112
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780140624427
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    Listed in: Classic fiction
    Publisher: Penguin Classics

    Books by François Voltaire

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