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Wagnière, Jean-Louis 1739-

Overview
Works: 75 works in 110 publications in 2 languages and 865 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Biography 
Roles: Author, Attributed name, Editor, Contributor, 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 )

16 editions published between 1826 and 1978 in French and held by 70 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 )

12 editions published in 1777 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical memoirs of the author of the Henriade by Jean-Louis Wagnière( )

1 edition published in 1777 in English and held by 10 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

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
Mémoires sir Voltaire, et sur es4s ouvrages by Sébastien G Longchamp( Book )

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

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

1 edition published in 1771 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reporting that he has been very sick; saying that the verses by [Jean-François] de la Harpe are quite beautiful; wishing him a happy new year
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

Acknowledging the receipt of six volumes by Helvétius
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 1772 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Regretting the death of Helvétius
Ferney, Geneva, etc., to various recipients by Voltaire( )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection includes letters from Voltaire to Bernard Louis Chauvelin; the Conseil de régence de Montbéliard; Jacques Vincent Delacroix; Joseph François Edouard de Corsembleu Desmahis; Sébastien Dupont; George Gray; Élisabeth Sophie Gilly, marquise de Jaucourt; Guillaume Claude de Laleu; Michel Lambert (three letters); Henri Louis Lekain; Adrien Quiret de Margency; Claude Henri Feydeau de Marville; Pierre de Morand; Bonaventure Moussinot; Ambroise Elisabeth Ravoisier; François Robert; Jean Signy; and Nicolas-Claude Thieriot. The collection also includes a memorandum on the building of the church at Ferney in Wagnière's hand with an endorsement by Voltaire and an autograph letter signed from René-Nicolas-Charles-Augustin de Maupeou to Voltaire. Items in the collection are described in 21 separate records (MA 1765.1-21)
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.")
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
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

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

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

Préface de La Henriade par le Roy de Prusse : by Jean-Louis Wagnière( )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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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 (37)

English (18)