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Author Voltaire, 1694-1778, author.

Title Micromegas and other stories / Voltaire ; translated by Douglas Parmée ; foreword by Nicholas Cronk.

Publication Info. London : Alma Books, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource
Note Print version record.
Translated from the French.
Contents Foreword; Introduction; Micromegas and Other Stories; Cosi-Sancta; Plato's Dream; Micromegas; The Way of the World; Memnon; Letter from a Turk; Scarmentado's Travels; Consolation for Two; Story of a Good Brahmin; Jeannot and Colin; Wives, Submit Yourselves unto Your Own Husbands; A Short Digression; An Adventure in India; The Adventure of Memory; Notes.
Summary At once a story-length Bildungsroman and a philosophical tale, 'Micromegas' is a classic Enlightenment text, and is accompanied in this volume by thirteen other pieces - inlcuding 'Plato's Dream' and 'Memnon' - all in a new translation by acclaimed French specialist Douglas Parmee.
Subject Voltaire, 1694-1778 -- Translations into English.
Voltaire, 1694-1778. Micromégas.
Voltaire, 1694-1778. (OCoLC)fst00061549
Micromégas (Voltaire) (OCoLC)fst01357273
FICTION -- General.
Genre/Form Translations. (OCoLC)fst01423791
Added Author Cronk, Nicholas, writer of foreword.
Parmée, Douglas, translator.
Added Title Short stories. Selections. English
Other Form: Print version: Voltaire, 1694-1778. Short stories. Selections. English. Micromegas and other stories 9781847493798 (OCoLC)883870301
ISBN 9780714546599 (electronic bk.)
0714546593 (electronic bk.)
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