All the useful links and explanations to help you start or polish your critical edition.
1. Preparing a critical edition
A step-by-step guide to preparing your edition. Perfect for authors tackling critical editions for the first time, but not to be underestimated as a refresher and checklist for experienced authors.
We have also compiled a list of useful links, particularly for finding digital editions.
We also love this article: The value of critical editions, by Marian Hobson.
2. Voltaire’s correspondence
Voltaire’s correspondence is fully searchable in Electronic Enlightenment.
3. House style
4. Quoting Voltaire
You can search through Voltaire’s complete works using the TOUT VOLTAIRE database.
How to quote Voltaire: the edition to use gives a comprehensive list of Voltaire’s works, together with the most up-to-date edition to quote (we regularly update this as new volumes of OCV are published).
If you want a complete list of all OCV volumes available to date, see the Index of published volumes.