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The stranger.

Author: Albert Camus; Stuart Gilbert; Daniel Maffia
Publisher: New York, Heritage Press [1971]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thirty years after its original publication, The Stranger remains among the most influential books of our time. A terrifying picture of a man victimized by life itself-- he is a faceless man, who has committed a pointless murder-- it is a book whose unrelenting grip upon our consciousness has not diminshed to this day.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Novels
Philosophical fiction
Adventure stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Camus; Stuart Gilbert; Daniel Maffia
OCLC Number: 1119039
Notes: Translation of L'Étranger.
Description: 181 pages color illustrations 22 cm
Contents: The stranger --
The funeral --
A stroll along the wharves --
An afternoon swim --
A table at Celeste's --
Meursault and the Arab --
Reflections --
In the courtroom --
A view of the sky --
An ecstasy of joy and rage.
Other Titles: Etranger.
Responsibility: Translated from the French by Stuart Gilbert. With an introduction by Wallace Fowlie, the author's pref., and paintings by Daniel Maffia.

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Thirty years after its original publication, The Stranger remains among the most influential books of our time. A terrifying picture of a man victimized by life itself-- he is a faceless man, who has committed a pointless murder-- it is a book whose unrelenting grip upon our consciousness has not diminshed to this day.

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