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Through the story of an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach, Camus explored what he termed "the nakedness of man faced with the absurd." First published in 1946; now in a new translation by Matthew Ward.

About the Author

Born in Algeria in 1913, Albert Camus published The Stranger–now one of the most widely read novels of this century–in 1942. Celebrated in intellectual circles, Camus was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. On January 4, 1960, he was killed in a car accident.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780394700021
tr.:
Gilbert, Stuart,
Publisher:
Vintage
Author:
Camus, Albert
Location:
New York
Subject:
Literary
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage International
Series Volume:
no.693
Publication Date:
19890313
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7.95 x 5.1 x .4 in .3 lb

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