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Author Bottiglia, William F.

Title Voltaire : a collection of critical essays / edited by William F. Bottiglia
Published Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, 1968


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Description xi, 177 pages 21 cm
Series Twentieth century views
Twentieth century views.
Contents Introduction / William F. Bottiglia -- Duplicity and protective lying / Norman L. Torrey -- The real Voltaire through his letters / Theodore Besterman -- Voltaire and Madame du Châtelet / Ira O. Wade -- Voltaire and the English deists / Norman L. Torrey -- Voltaire historian / J.H. Brumfitt -- Candide's garden / William F. Bottiglia -- Voltaire's politics: France and constitutional absolutism / Peter Gay -- The Voltairian reformation of France / Gustave Lanson -- Voltaire's religion / René Pomeau -- Voltaire's wisdom / Raymond Naves -- Chronology of important dates
Summary Voltaire's diverse literary career--playwright, letter-writer extraordinaire, novelist, historian, pamphleteer--is critically examined by internationally-known scholars
Analysis Voltaire, 1694-1778 - Criticism and interpretation
Notes A Spectrum book
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Also issued online
Subject Voltaire, 1694-1778.
Voltaire, 1694-1778 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Author Bottiglia, William F.
LC no. 68017823