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Wagnière, Jean-Louis 1739-

Overview
Works: 77 works in 162 publications in 3 languages and 1,179 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Attributed name, Contributor, Editor, Transcriber
Classifications: PQ2105.A2, 848.509
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 )

26 editions published between 1826 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 102 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 )

19 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 )

22 editions published between 1777 and 2005 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Louis Wagnière, ou, Les deux morts de Voltaire : [correspondance inédite] by Jean-Louis Wagnière( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and held by 9 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

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

Mémoires sur Voltaire et sur ses ouvrages by Sébastien G Longchamp( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mémoires sur Voltaire, et sur ses ouvrages. suivis de divers écrits inédits by Voltaire( Book )

2 editions published in 1826 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Louis Wagnière, secrétaire de Voltaire : lettres et documents by Jean-Louis Wagnière( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of commentaries of previously unpublished letters and papers from Jean-Louis Wagnière
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

Reporting that he has read the manuscript of Condorcet's Eloge de Kepler several times; discussing a letter attributed to [François] Fénelon
place not specified, to [Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat, marquis de Condorcet] by Voltaire( )

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

Chiding him for not sending "le chef d'oeuvre qui commence par Bénissons le ministre bienfesant"; comparing the new reign of Louis XVI with that of Marcus Aurelius
place not specified, to [Jean Marie Antoine Nicolas de Caritat,] marquis de Condorcet by Voltaire( )

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

Expressing horror that [Pierre-François] Boncerf's Les inconvénients des droits féodaux was burned by the public hangman and fearing that the censors will take notice of works falsely attributed to him
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
Préface de La Henriade par le Roy de Prusse : by Jean-Louis Wagnière( )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Voltaire und seine Sekretäre by Georg MEINHARDT( Book )

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

Avis de l'editeur : by Jean-Louis Wagnière( )

in French 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."
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...."
 
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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 (73)

English (25)

German (4)