Candide and Other Tales (Everyman's Library #936)

By: VOLTAIRE

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A 1937 Everyman's Library first edition combining five works of fiction by Voltaire, the pen name of Fran├žois-Marie Arouet. Includes: Zadig, or Fate; Micromegas: A Philosophical Tale; Candide, or The Optimist; Master Simple; and Princess of Babylon. Translated from the French by the noted Scottich novelist and poet Tobias Smollet, and revised by James Thornton. With an introduction by H. N. Brailsford. Number 936 in Everyman's Library Fiction series, edited by Ernest Rhys. --- In binding style 3, full carmine cloth-covered boards with Eric Ravilious blindstamped shell vignette to cover, gilt-stamped spine titling. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With slightly sunned spine, otherwise a clean, unmarked, firmly bound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xxviii, 352 pages

Title: Candide and Other Tales (Everyman's Library #936)

Author Name: VOLTAIRE

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Everyman's Library Editions,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1937

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 81749