Historical information

Voltaire (1694-1778) is a famous and influential French philosospher. The library purchased the 70 volumes of his complete works in the middle of the 19th Century. This purchase was made by Redmond Barry from the London booksellers Guillaume.


This a rare set of volumes in Australia in excellent condition.

Physical description

70 Volumes of leather bound books with gold embossing.

Inscriptions & markings

Oeuvres de Voltaire, has Guillaume, the booksellers, bookplate.