The Stranger

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (1946).

Price: $1,250.00

Hardcover. First American edition. Small stain on front board, a very good copy lacking the dust jacket. Renowned sculptor and artist Tony Smith's copy with his Signature on the front fly written over a pale wash of watercolor and dated in the year of publication. *Connolly 100*.

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The Stranger. Albert CAMUS.
The Stranger

Albert Camus
birth name: Albert Camus
born: 11/7/1913
died: 1/4/1960
nationality: France

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Biography

French novelist, essayist, and playwright who addressed the isolation of the individual in an alien universe, the estrangement of the individual from himself, the problem of evil, and the inescapable finality of death, refelcting the anomie of the postwar intellectual. He received the 1957 Nobel Prize for Literature.more