|Series||Eighteenth century -- reel 3656, no. 03.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||257|
'A story for our, and all, times' Guardian Set in a town consumed by a deadly virus, The Plague is Albert Camus's world-renowned fable of fear and courage The townspeople of Oran are in the grip of a deadly plague, which condemns its victims to a swift and horrifying death. Fear, isolation and claustrophobia follow as they are forced into quarantine. Each person responds in their own way to. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Explore more Kindle. $ - $ Hardcover. $ - $ Paperback. $ - $ Other Sellers. from $ Other Sellers. See all 10 versions Buy used:Cited by: This book starts with the tragic scene of Albert Camus' death and ends with one of his quotes which says dying in a car accident is a "stupid death". Camus died on January 4, at the age of 46, in a car accident near Sens, in Le Grand Fossard in the small town of Villeblevin/5. Solipsism and solidarity are among the destinations Camus reaches in the course of this journey. This book is a new reading of one of the towering humanists of the twentieth century, and sheds new.
Camus is most well known for his books The Stranger and The Plague, which have become classic examples of Absurdist and Existential Literature. In , he won the Nobel Prize in Literature. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Reading From His Novels And Essays on Discogs. infrequent intervals. Meanwhile she helped Marcel keep his books and occasionally substituted for him in the shop. Summer was always the hardest, when the heat stifled even the sweet sensation of boredom. Suddenly, in summer as it happened, the war, Marcel called up then rejected on grounds of. A popular book penned by author Albert Camus is entitled ‘The Plague’. It was released in This book describes the tale of a plague that spread in the French-Alergian city called Oran. Through this book, Camus has asked several questions related to the human condition and destiny’s nature.
If you want to read a book to understand better the origin of Camus' though, I would recommend Betwixt and Between (l'Envers et l'Endroit), written by a year-old Camus. If you want to read a book to start with Camus' work's meaning, I would . 'The Cambridge Companion to Camus is a fine collection of essays, covering many facets of its subject, as well as providing good background, an excellent chronology of Camus's life an times, and a thorough guide to further reading.' Source: The Times Literary Supplement. Reflecting the profound influence he continues to exert on popular consciousness, Camus examines the complete body of works of French author and philosopher Albert Camus, providing a . It's the first time I've tried to read a book en français. I wanted to read Du Contrat Social, but my tutor looked at me like I was crazy. At any rate, I think I'm getting about 45 percent of.