Memoirs of the Life of Monsieur De Voltaire PDF ePub eBook

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Memoirs of the Life of Monsieur De Voltaire free pdf Voltaire's role as acclaimed author, poet, dramatist and philosopher led him to experience the personal attentions of the most illustrious men and women of his time. His irreverent, to say the least, portrayals of the leading figures of the day provide a hilarious portrait of the royal courts of Europe which fought over his services for almost thirty years. Only published posthumously, these memoirs relate and then commentate on literary accomplishments, historic fact and salacious gossip alike.

About Voltaire

Author and Philosopher Francois-Marie Arouet de Voltaire (1694 - 1778), a vociferous supporter of social reform and one of the most influential figures of his time, was the author of Candide and L'Ingenu.

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Author : Voltaire
Publisher : Hesperus Press Ltd
Data Published : 16 August 2007
ISBN : 1843911523
EAN : 9781843911524
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 124 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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