Voltaire's Coconuts

Voltaire's Coconuts : Or Anglomania in Europe

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Combining history and biography, this book examines the theme of Englishness, looking at European Anglophiles and Anglophobes, from Voltaire to Isaiah Berlin.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 131 x 201 x 27mm | 265g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0753809540
  • 9780753809549

About Ian Buruma

Ian Buruma was born in the Netherlands. He studied Chinese literature in Leyden, and Japanese cinema in Tokyo. He is a regular contributor to the New York Review of Books. He lives in London.show more

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