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The Resource Voltaire in exile : the last years, 1753-78, Ian Davidson

Voltaire in exile : the last years, 1753-78, Ian Davidson

Label
Voltaire in exile : the last years, 1753-78
Title
Voltaire in exile
Title remainder
the last years, 1753-78
Statement of responsibility
Ian Davidson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1753, Voltaire - playwright, poet, philosopher and one of the most fêted figures in Europe - was forced into exile by King Louis XV, where he would remain for the last 25 years of his life. These years heralded a startling new beginning and he began to develop astonishingly modern ideas of human rights and social equality
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1935-
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Davidson, Ian
Dewey number
  • 194
  • 194
  • 194
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voltaire
  • Philosophers
  • Authors, French
  • Biography
Label
Voltaire in exile : the last years, 1753-78, Ian Davidson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-326) and index
Control code
9781843540878
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 342 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781843540878
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Voltaire in exile : the last years, 1753-78, Ian Davidson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-326) and index
Control code
9781843540878
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 342 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781843540878
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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