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Camus, Albert 1913-1960

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The fall by Albert Camus( Book )
653 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 26 languages and held by 7,227 libraries worldwide
A man recalls his past life as a respected Parisian lawyer until his predicted downfall, in one terrible instant
The myth of Sisyphus, and other essays by Albert Camus( Book )
654 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 20 languages and held by 6,631 libraries worldwide
One of the most influential works of this century, this is a crucial exposition of existentialist thought. Influenced by works such as Don Juan and the novels of Kafka, these essays begin with a meditation on suicide: the question of living or not living in an absurd universe devoid of order or meaning. With lyric eloquence, Camus posits a way out of despair, reaffirming the value of personal existence, and the possibility of life lived with dignity and authenticity.--From publisher description
The rebel : an essay on man in revolt by Albert Camus( Book )
457 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 5,957 libraries worldwide
By one of the most profoundly influential thinkers of our century, The Rebel is a classic essay on revolution. For Albert Camus, the urge to revolt is one of the "essential dimensions" of human nature, manifested in man's timeless Promethean struggle against the conditions of his existence, as well as the popular uprisings against established orders throughout history. And yet, with an eye toward the French Revolution and its regicides and deicides, he shows how inevitably the course of revolution leads to tyranny. As old regimes throughout the world collapse, The Rebel resonates as an ardent, eloquent, and supremely rational voice of conscience for our tumultuous times. Translated from the French by Anthony Bower
The first man by Albert Camus( Book )
209 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 20 languages and held by 3,775 libraries worldwide
Traces the story of Jacques Cormery, a young man who rises above the losses and misfortunes of his childhood in Algeria
The stranger by Albert Camus( Book )
71 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 3,770 libraries worldwide
The Stranger by Albert Camus is a short novel about an ordinary little man living quietly in Algiers. Life begins to stalk hi quietly and slowly, but inexorably. The pace quickens until the little man commits a pointless murder - and reaches its climax after his trial. The Stranger presents an indelible picture of a human being helpless in life's grip
The stranger by Albert Camus( Book )
76 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in 12 languages and held by 3,478 libraries worldwide
A young Algerian, Meursault, afflicted with a sort of aimless inertia, becomes embroiled in the petty intrigues of a local pimp and, somewhat inexplicably, ends up killing a man. Once he's imprisoned and eventually brought to trial, his crime, it becomes apparent, is not so much the arguably defensible murder he has committed as it is his deficient character. In the story of an ordinary man who unwittingly gets drawn into a senseless murder on a sun-drenched Algerian beach, Camus was exploring what he termed "the nakedness of man faced with the absurd". Now in a new American translation, the classic has been given new life for generations to come
Resistance, rebellion, and death by Albert Camus( Book )
54 editions published between 1960 and 1995 in English and held by 3,309 libraries worldwide
Essays selected by the author from his Actuelles
Exile and the kingdom by Albert Camus( Book )
48 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,897 libraries worldwide
These six stories, written at the height of Camus' artistic powers, all depict people at decisive, revelatory moments in their lives. Translated by Justin O'Brien
The possessed : a play in three parts by Albert Camus( Book )
107 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,325 libraries worldwide
The Possessed (a.k.a., The Devil or Demons) is an extremely political novel of late 19th century Russian political and social chaos... The novel takes place in a provincial Russian setting, primarily on the estates of Stepan Trofimovich Verkhovensky and Varvara Stavrogina. Stepan Trofimovich's son, Pyotr Verkhovensky, is an aspiring revolutionary conspirator who attempts to organize a knot of revolutionaries in the area. He considers Varvara Stavrogina's son, Nikolai, central to his plot because he thinks Nikolai Stavrogin has no sympathy for mankind whatsoever. Verkhovensky gathers conspirators like the philosophizing Shigalyov, suicidal Kirillov, and the former military man Virginsky, and he schemes to solidify their loyalty to him and each other by murdering Ivan Shatov, a fellow conspirator. Verkhovensky plans to have Kirillov, who was committed to killing himself, take credit for the murder in his suicide note. Kirillov complies and Verkhovensky murders Shatov, but his scheme falls apart. He escapes, but the remainder of his aspiring revolutionary crew is arrested. In the denouement of the novel, Nikolai Stavrogin kills himself, tortured by his own misdeeds. --wikipedia.com
A happy death by Albert Camus( Book )
30 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and Persian and held by 2,287 libraries worldwide
A young man searches throughout life for the key to confronting death without fear
Lyrical and critical essays by Albert Camus( Book )
17 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 2,037 libraries worldwide
Edited by Philip Thody, translated by Ellen Conroy Kennedy. "Here now, for the first time in a complete English translation, we have Camus' three little volumes of essays, plus a selection of his critical comments on literature and his own place in it. As might be expected, the main interest of these writings is that they illuminate new facets of his usual subject matter."--The New York Times Book Review " ... a new single work for American readers that stands among the very finest."--The Nation
L'exil et le royaume, nouvelles by Albert Camus( Book )
214 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,835 libraries worldwide
Noveller om konflikten mellem menneskers individualitet og kravet om solidaritet og fællesskab med andre
Les justes, pièce en cinq actes by Albert Camus( Book )
374 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 1,729 libraries worldwide
Théâtre avec neuf personnages: une femme, huit hommes
The stranger by Albert Camus( Book )
32 editions published between 1967 and 1993 in 9 languages and held by 1,439 libraries worldwide
When a young Algerian named Meursault kills a man, his subsequent imprisonment and trial are puzzling and absurd. The apparently amoral Meursault--who puts little stock in ideas like love and God--seems to be on trial less for his murderous actions, and more for what the authorities believe is his deficient character
Théâtre, récits, nouvelles by Albert Camus( Book )
104 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
Algerian chronicles by Albert Camus( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 695 libraries worldwide
"More than fifty years after Algerian independence, Albert Camus's Algerian Chronicles appears here in English for the first time. Published in France in 1958, the same year the Algerian War brought about the collapse of the Fourth French Republic, it is one of Camus's most political works - an exploration of his commitments to Algeria. Dismissed or disdained at publication, today Algerian Chronicles, with its prescient analysis of the dead end of terrorism, enjoys a new life in Arthur Goldhammer's elegant translation. "Believe me when I tell you that Algeria is where I hurt at this moment, as others feel pain in their lungs." writes Camus, who was the most visible symbol of France's troubled relationship with Algeria. Gathered here are Camus's strongest statements on Algeria from the 1930s through the 1950s, revised and supplemented by the author for publication in book form. In her introduction, Alice Kaplan illuminates the dilemma faced by Camus: he was committed to the defense of those who suffered colonial injustices, yet was unable to support Algerian national sovereignty apart from France. An appendix of lesser-known texts that did not appear in the French edition complements the picture of a moralist who posed questions about violence and counter-violence, national identity, terrorism, and justice that continue to illuminate our contemporary world."--Jacket
Camus; a collection of critical essays by Germaine Brée( Book )
21 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in 4 languages and held by 571 libraries worldwide
Political, religious, philosophical, and literary evaluations of Camus' works
The plague by Albert Camus( Book )
33 editions published between 1948 and 1991 in 7 languages and held by 377 libraries worldwide
A city in North Africa is suddenly stricken by bubonic plague
Notebooks by Albert Camus( Book )
87 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Treue führt in den Abgrund, Untreue ins Nichts. Erst drei Jahrzehnte nach seinem Unfalltod erschienen die Tagebuchaufzeichnungen Albert Camus´ aus seinen letzten neun Jahren. Sie geben nicht nur Auskunft über sein Werk und seine Biographie, seine Lektüre und seinen historischen Bruch mit Sartre. Die Einsamkeit, in der das Todesmotiv immer mitschwingt nimmt das Ausmaß einer psychischen Gefährdung an, und ein geheimes Leitmotiv bricht sich in Notizen Bahn - die Unfähigkeit, zu lieben
Christian metaphysics and Neoplatonism by Albert Camus( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
 
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Alber Kamyu
Albērs Kamī
Albert Camus escritor francés
Albert Camus filosofo, saggista e scrittore francese
Albert Camus franca verkisto kaj filozofo
Albert Camus francia író, újságíró, filozófus
Albert Camus francuski pisarz, noblista
Albert Camus francúzsky spisovateľ
Albert Camus Frans schrijver
Albert Camus französischer Schriftsteller und Philosoph
Albert Camus French author and journalist
Albert Camus Pranses a mannurat ken pilosopo
Albert Camus skrivagner gallek
Albert Camus strainul
Albertus Camus
Albīr Kāmī 1913-1960
Bauchart 1913-1960
Camus
Camus, 1913-1960
Camus, A.
Camus A. 1913-1960
Camus, Albert
Chia-miu 1913-1960
Chia-mou 1913-1960
Jiamiu 1913-1960
Jiamou 1913-1960
Jiamou, A'erbei
Kʻa-miu 1913-1960
Kʻa-mu 1913-1960
Ka-mūḥ, 'Ai-la-bhat 1913-1960
Ḳami, Alber 1913-1960
Kamī, Albērs 1913-1960
Kami, Albert
Kamī, Alberts 1913-1960
Kāmī, Albīr 1913-1960
Kamiu 1913-1960
Kāmiū, Alber
Kami︠u︡, Alʹber 1913-1960
Kamje, Al'ber 1913-1960
Kamju, Alb́er 1913-1960
Kamu 1913-1960
Kāmu, Ālber.
Kāmu, Albeyara, 1913-1960
Kāmū, Albīr
Kāmū, Albīr 1913-1960
K'amwi, ... 1913-1960
Kamy, Alber.
Kamy, Albert
Kamy, Albert 1913-1960
Kamy, Almper 1913-1960
Kamyu, Alber, 1913-1960
Kāmyu, Ālpark 1913-1960
Kāmyu, Alper
Kāmyu, Ālper 1913-1960
Kamyu, Arubēru 1913-1960
Mathe, Albert 1913-1960
Qāmî, Alber 1913-1960
Saetone
Saetone 1913-1960
Αλμπέρ Καμύ Γάλλος φιλόσοφος και συγγραφέας
Албер Ками
Албер Камю
Альбер Камю
Альбер Камю французский писатель-экзистенционалист
Альберт Камю
Альбэр Камю
Камю
Камю А. 1913-1960
Камю, Альбер
Камю, Альбер 1913-1960
Камү Альбер
Ալբեր Քամյու
Կամյու, Ալբեր, 1913-1960
אלבר קאמי מחבר צרפתי
קאמו, אלברט
קאמי, אלבר
קאמי, אלבר 1913־1960
קמי, אלבר 1913-1960
آلبر کامو
البرٹ کامیو
البرٽ ڪامو
البير كامو
ألبير كامو، 1913-1960
البیغ کامو
البېرټ کامو
ظامو، البرت، 1913-1960
كامو، البير
كامو، البير، 1913-1960
كامى، البير
كامي، ألبير
كامي، ألبير، 1913-1960
ئەلبێر کامو
کامو، البرت، 1913-1960
आल्बेर कामु
आल्बेर काम्यू
আলবেয়ার কামু
ਅਲਬੇਅਰ ਕਾਮੂ
அல்பேர்ட் காம்யு பிரஞ்சு எழுத்தாளர்
காம்யு, அல்பெர்
ఆల్బర్ట్ కామూ
ಆಲ್ಬರ್ಟ್ ಕಾಮೂ
ആൽബർട്ട് കാമ്യു
อาลแบร์ กามูว์
ཨལ་བྷེར་ཀ་མུས།
အယ်လ်ဘတ် ကမူး
ალბერ კამიუ
კამიუ, ალბერ.
까뮈, A. 1913-1960
까뮈, 알베르 1913-1960
까뮤
까뮤, 알베에르 1913-1960
알베르 카뮈
알베르 카뮈 프랑스의 피에 누아르 작가, 저널리스트 그리고 철학자이다.
카뮈, A. 1913-1960
카뮈, 알베르 1913-1960
アルベール・カミュ
カミュ
カミュ, A.
カミュ, アルベエル
カミュ, アルベール
カミュ, アルベール 1913-1960
加缪, 阿尓贝
卡繆
卡缪 1913-1960
阿尔贝·加缪
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