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The Stranger by Albert Camus - First Edition - 1946 - from Shop-books.ca (SKU: 202000326)

The Stranger

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The Stranger

by Albert Camus

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Knopf, New York, 1946. First edition. Condition: Very good in god dust jacket. Book has light toning from age, discoloration along top edges but it does not bleed onto pages. Dust jacket has several tears and nicks,creasing along spine. $2.00 indicated on dust jacket. Tan/beige cloth with maroon lettering on spine.

Jacket design by Warren Chappell. Translated by Stuart Gilbert.

The story of an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach. The classic novel of the absurd.

Synopsis

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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Bookseller Inventory #
202000326
Title
The Stranger
Author
Albert Camus
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1946
Bookseller catalogs
Modern Literature; First Editions; Philosophy;

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