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Candide

Voltaire

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Candide is the picaresque tale of the titular character’s fantastical journey from an insular, idealized life in a picturesque castle through the difficulties and evils of the real world. Satirical, comical, witty, and cutting, Candide was widely banned in its day for containing blasphemous and seditious concepts. Despite that, it survived controversy to become an important book in the Western literary heritage. Today Candide remains a breezy and darkly funny read.

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A brief history of this ebook

  1. Update imprint and colophon to new standards

  2. Build images

  3. Remove superfluous '../text/' from internal links, as epubcheck no longer outputs errors without them

  4. [Editorial] caviare -> caviar

  5. Update core.css

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