Voltaire: A Very Short Introduction
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As we mark Voltaire's 323rd birthday ' though the date of 20 February is problematic, the subject of another blog ' what significance does the great Enlightenment writer have for us now? If I had to be very very short, I'd say that Voltaire lives on as a master of the one-liner. He presents us with a paradox. Voltaire wrote a huge amount ' the definitive edition of his Complete works will soon be finished, in around 200 volumes.
Posted on March 10, 2017
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