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Wagnière, Jean-Louis 1739-

Overview
Works: 76 works in 137 publications in 3 languages and 1,153 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Attributed name, Contributor, Editor, Transcriber
Classifications: PQ2105, 848
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean-Louis Wagnière
Mémoires sur Voltaire, et sur ses ouvrages by Sébastien G Longchamp( Book )

17 editions published between 1826 and 1978 in French and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commentaire historique sur les oeuvres de l'auteur de La Henriade : avec les pièces originales et les preuves by Voltaire( Book )

18 editions published between 1776 and 2005 in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical memoirs of the author of the Henriade. With some original pieces. To which are added, genuine letters of Mr. de Voltaire. Taken from his own minutes by Jean-Louis Wagnière( Book )

13 editions published in 1777 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commentaire historique sur les œuvres de l'auteur de la Henriade, &c. : avec les pieces originales & les preuves by Voltaire( Book )

3 editions published between 1776 and 1777 in French and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commentaire historique sur les oeuvres de l'auteur de la Henriade : Avec les pièces originales & les preuves by Jean-Louis Wagnière( Book )

1 edition published in 1776 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

place not specified, to [Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat,] marquis de Condorcet by Voltaire( )

2 editions published in 1777 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asking if he knows of the book Aux Mânes de Louis 15, et des grands hommes qui ont vécu sous son règne; remarking that there is a bookstore that wants to print Pascal; proposing to send a Pascal manuscript
Préface de la henriade par le Roy de Prusse : by Frederick( )

1 edition published in 1756 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Ferney, to Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat,] marquis de Condorcet by Voltaire( )

1 edition published in 1775 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Saying he has sent a "Petit écrit" and asking for help in obtaining the protection of le comte de Maurepas for someone named Raton; mentioning la duchesse d'Anville, le duc de la Rochefoucauld, [Charles-Augustin de Ferriol, comte] d'Argental, and others
Ferney, to "M. le chevalier de Lally-Tolendal," by Voltaire( )

1 edition published in 1773 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Advising on procedures for rehabilitating his father's reputation and overthrowing his conviction for cowardice
place not specified, to [Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat,] marquis de Condorcet by Voltaire( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sending congratulations on his work on [Blaise] Pascal
[n.p.], to Mme. Denis, Marie Louise Mignot by Jean-Louis Wagnière( )

1 edition published in 1768 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ferney par Lyon, to Monsieur Ribaute Charon [Jean Ribote-Charron] by Jean-Louis Wagnière( )

1 edition published in 1784 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Six years after Voltaire's death, his long-time secretary writes that he still "mourns every day after having enjoyed his trust for over twenty four years. Since my return from Russia I have been busy working on my life of my dear master, Monsieur de Voltaire, gathering together everything I can about him...."
place not specified, to [Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat,] marquis de Condorcet( )

1 edition published in 1773 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sending encouragement to the marquis de Condorcet and Jean Le Rond d'Alembert
Ferney, to George Gray by Voltaire( )

1 edition published in 1770 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thanking him for the honor and pleasure he has given him; saying he always felt the story of the apple deserved "dogrel rhimes" and that he has found the angel Gabriel boring; adding that Paradise Lost is the work of an eloquent fanatic but that his is a work of a man of the world
Voltaire und seine Sekretäre by Georg Meinhardt( Book )

1 edition published in 1915 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter : Ferney, France, to Jean-Antoine Lépine, Paris by Voltaire( )

1 edition published in 1772 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Manuscript of a letter by Voltaire, in the hand of Jean-Louis Wagniere, Voltaire's secretary. Addressed to the clockmaker Jean-Antoine Lépine; offers to lodge Lépine's son and his pupils at Ferney, where watchmakers and other craftsmen from Geneva and elsewhere had taken refuge under Voltaire's patronage. Dated at head of text: "A Ferney, par Lyon et Versoy, le 4 7bre 1772." Signed (p. [2]): Voltaire. Address reads: "A Monsieur de L'Épine, horloger du roi, place Dauphine, a Paris."
place not specified, to [Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat,] marquis de Condorcet by Voltaire( )

1 edition published in 1775 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Commenting on the sentence in the [Jean François Lefebvre] de la Barre case; encouraging him to reason with [Jean-Baptiste-Jacques] Elie de Beaumont about the case; exhorting him to force Elie de Beaumont to serve reason and innocence ("forcez le à servir la raison et l'innocence.")
 
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Alternative Names
Wagnière 1739-

Wagnière b. 1739

Wagnière, J.-L. 1739-

Wagnière, J.-L. b. 1739

Wagnière, J.-L. (Jean-Louis), 1739-

Wagnière, J.-L. (Jean-Louis), b. 1739

Wagnière, Jean-Louis b. 1739

Languages
French (60)

English (17)

German (3)