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1766 Voltaire La Henriade Enlightenment Henry IV Wars of Religion France

Voltaire

Published by Amsterdam : Chez Francois L’Honore, 1766., 1766
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1766 Voltaire La Henriade Enlightenment Henry IV Wars of Religion France Beautifully Illustrated w/ 11 Copper PLATES! La Henriade is an epic poem of 1723 written by the French Enlightenment writer and philosopher Voltaire. According to Voltaire himself, the poem concerns and was written in honour of the life of Henry IV of France, and is a celebration of his life. The ostensible subject is the siege of Paris in 1589 by Henry III in consort with Henry of Navarre, soon to be Henry IV, but its themes are the twin evils of religious fanaticism and civil discord. It also concerns the political state of France. Main author: Voltaire Title: La Henriade Published: Amsterdam : Chez Francois LíHonore, 1766. Language: French FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure leather binding Pages: complete with all 211 + 108 + 96 pages; plus indexes, prefaces, and such Publisher: Amsterdam : Chez Francois LíHonore, 1766. Size: ~7in X 4in (17.5cm x 10cm) Photos available upon request. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: 1766 Voltaire La Henriade Enlightenment ...
Publisher: Amsterdam : Chez Francois LíHonore, 1766.
Publication Date: 1766
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine

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