Public Domain

Most Popular

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Most Popular

New Releases

 

Published in

Delete 1759

 

Fiction

Fantasy (1)

 

Non-Fiction

Human Science (1)

 

Language

English (2)

French (1)

German (1)

Spanish (1)

Italian (2)

More options

Candide

by Voltaire

Candide, ou l'Optimisme (1759) is a French satire by the Enlightenment philosopher Voltaire, English translations of which have been titled Candide: Or, All for the Best (1759); Candide: Or, The Optimist (1762);...

Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia

by Samuel Johnson

Rasselas, prince of Abyssinia (or Ethiopia), grows dissatisfied with the unceasing pleasures of his utopian home in the Happy Valley. According to Ethiopian tradition, the children of royalty were confined to...