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The dinner December 1725. Voltaire, 30 years old, was invited to lunch by duke of Sully in his Parisian townhouse. Suddenly, a domestic turned up and gave him a note. Men were waiting for him...
When duke of Sully bought the house which was named after him, he was 74 summers. Sully, Maximilien de Béthune, king Henri IV’s Lord High Treasurer (they were both protestant), made France richer...