Candide

Voltaire's naïve hero endures a series of darkly comic abuses in the belief that all is for the best.

Abridged by Lauris Morgan-Griffiths.

Read by Michael Fenton Stevens.

Episodes

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0119971208

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (1/8).

0119971208

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (1/8).

0120060710

Voltaire's naïve hero endures a series of darkly comic abuses in the belief that all is for the best.

Abridged by Lauris Morgan-Griffiths.

Read by Michael Fenton Stevens.

0120060710

Voltaire's naïve hero endures a series of darkly comic abuses in the belief that all is for the best.

Abridged by Lauris Morgan-Griffiths.

Read by Michael Fenton Stevens.

0219971209

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (2/8).

0219971209

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (2/8).

0220060711
0220060711
0319971210

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (3/8).

0319971210

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (3/8).

0320060712
0320060712
0419971211

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (4/8).

0419971211

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (4/8).

0420060713
0420060713
0519971212

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (5/8).

0519971212

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (5/8).

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0619971215

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (6/8).

0619971215

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (6/8).

0719971216

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (7/8).

0719971216

Anton Lesser reads Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s which follows the amorous adventures of the hero and the beautiful Cunegonde.

Translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson (7/8).

0819971217

Anton Lesser reads the final part of Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s, translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson

0819971217

Anton Lesser reads the final part of Voltaire's classic satire of the 1700s, translated by John Butt, abridged by Andrew Simpson