Persian Letters

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Persian Letters  (1721) 
by Montesquieu, translated by John Davidson
Persian Letters (Lettres persanes) is a satirical work, by Charles de Secondat, baron de Montesquieu, recounting the experiences of two Persian noblemen, Usbek and Rica, who are traveling through France. Published in 1721. — Excerpted from Persian Letters on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.Translation by John Davidson, 1899.


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