First edition of Voltaire's French satire classic Candide

Victorian Reader

Victorian Reader

2015-07-06 15:53:22

A first edition of Voltaire's French satire 'Candide ou l'Optimisme' is heading to the auction block with Dreweatts and Bloomsbury with an expected hammer price of over £25,000. The rare edition will be at auction as part of a sale of Important Books and Works on Paper due to take place on the 13th of November.
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