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The First Man


The unfinished manuscript of The First Man was discovered in the wreckage of car accident in which Camus died in 1960. Although it was not published ... Show synopsis

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  • 1. Hardcover, Alfred A. Knopf, 1995


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    Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Collectible. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. viii,...

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  • 2. Hardcover, Knopf Canada, 1995


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    Description: [0-394-28128-4] [1995], 1st Canadian Edition. (Hardcover) Fine...

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by AnnieLou on Feb 9, 2008

A few years following his acclaim as Nobel Prize winner, Albert Camus suffers a fatal car accident. The manuscript found in the wreckage has been edited by his daughter and published as "the First Man" in 1995. In this autobiography, camus intdroduces us to the poverty and struggles of the french ... More


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by sghfromnj on Sep 8, 2007

This was such a gem to find! Unfinished, and therefore full of notes to himself, it shows us Camus in reverie. Tender, heartbreaking, real -- I feel I have been in the life of the boy who surely was Camus himself! Even if you find other books by Camus uncomfortably dark, this one is full of the kind ... More

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