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Voltaire (1) [1694–1778]

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Candide 18,586 copies, 281 reviews
Candide and Other Stories 975 copies, 12 reviews
Letters on England 951 copies, 12 reviews
The Portable Voltaire 592 copies, 5 reviews
A Treatise on Tolerance 571 copies, 10 reviews
Candide and Zadig 271 copies, 2 reviews
Candide and Other Writings 257 copies, 1 review
Micromegas 240 copies, 7 reviews
The Ingenue 226 copies, 3 reviews
Romans et contes 192 copies, 1 review
The Age of Louis XIV 161 copies, 1 review
Miracles and Idolatry 136 copies, 2 reviews
Candide, with Related Documents 124 copies, 1 review
La Princesse de Babylone (Author) 92 copies, 5 reviews
Romans 72 copies, 1 review
Micromégas - L'Ingénu 67 copies, 3 reviews
Micromégas ; Zadig ; Candide 58 copies, 2 reviews
Candide 57 copies, 1 review
Voltaire's Alphabet of Wit 52 copies, 1 review
La Pucelle d'Orléans (Author) 48 copies
Romans et contes 47 copies, 1 review
The Ignorant Philosopher 42 copies, 2 reviews
Zaire 41 copies
God and Human Beings 41 copies, 1 review
Romans et contes 40 copies, 1 review
Contos 37 copies, 2 reviews
Verhalen 36 copies, 1 review
Memorie 36 copies
La Henriade 33 copies
Voltaire 33 copies
Zadig et autres contes 33 copies, 1 review
Cándido y otros cuentos 31 copies, 1 review
Oeuvres historiques 26 copies, 1 review
Contes filosòfics 25 copies, 1 review
Mélanges 22 copies, 1 review
The Man with Forty Crowns 19 copies, 1 review
Voltaire 18 copies
Oeuvres completes de Voltaire 17 copies, 1 review
Ouvrages en prose 11 copies, 1 review
Memorias 10 copies
Opúsculos ; Cuentos 10 copies, 1 review
Jeannot et Colin 10 copies, 1 review
Romane 8 copies
Socrates 8 copies
Diálogos de Evémero 7 copies, 1 review
Brutus 7 copies
Le taureau blanc 6 copies, 1 review
Romanzi e racconti 6 copies, 1 review
Juifs 6 copies, 1 review
Cuentos 6 copies
Plato's Dream 4 copies
L'America 4 copies
Tancrède 4 copies
Faceties 4 copies
Memnon, The Philosopher 3 copies, 1 review
Oreste 3 copies
Saül 3 copies
Mérope 3 copies
O Filósofo Ignorante 3 copies, 1 review
The Odalisque (Translator, some editions) 3 copies
[Oeuvres] 3 copies
Oeuvres LVI 2 copies
Voltaire 2 copies
Si Lugu 2 copies
Indiscreciones del Rey Sol 2 copies, 1 review
Oeuvres LIV 2 copies
Oeuvres LII 2 copies
Oeuvres XLVI 2 copies
Oeuvres LV 2 copies
Gedachten 2 copies
Malafede 2 copies
Oeuvres XIV 2 copies

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François-Marie Arouet, who used the pen name Voltaire, was one of the most influential figures of the Enlightenment. Known for his witty and satiric pen, he supported social reform and freedom of thought and religion. He bravely criticized many of the powerful persons and institutions of his day (at times he had to go into exile from France). Voltaire's ideas contributed to both the American and French Revolutions.

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