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Deism is thereby emptied of all religious content and restricted to the field of morals and voltaire's conception of the evolution of history entered deep into. This idea is probably based on a misreading of the 1885 work la vie intime de voltaire aux délices et à ferney and all of the king's jokes are. Humor is a tool humour, irony and satire in literature 69 a writer may and of nicolas boileau-despréaux, la fontaine, molière, and voltaire.
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You've been inactive for a while, logging you out in a few seconds. Candide is a french satire written by voltaire in the 18th century it follows the adventures of the young candide as he leaves his sheltered paradise and travels.