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Was Candide Actually Written By…Dr. Ralph? | Writer’s Relief

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Today would have been the birthday of Voltaire, one of the eighteenth century’s most quotable—and controversial—writers. In fact, many of his books were originally banned, and his famous novella, Candide, was originally attributed to a “Dr. Ralph.” In this article on History.com, Writer’s Relief learned some surprising facts about this famous author.

Read here to discover ten interesting things you should know about Voltaire.

 

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