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Best-selling in Fiction. https://reasonandmeaning.com/2020/04/09/summary-of-camus-the-plague His most important works include The Outsider, The Myth of Sisyphus, The Plague and The Fall. Retrouvez The Plague et des millions de livres en stock sur Amazon.fr. Product Identifiers. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Though their thinking follows the ideals of existentialism, their conclusions are different. item 7 The Plague: Popular Penguins by Albert Camus Paperback Book Free Shipping AU 7 - The Plague: Popular Penguins by Albert Camus Paperback Book Free Shipping AU. Qty : Buy It Now. Infos sur La Plate-forme Auteurs. It is up to each of us to make the right choice in the face of this disease. New mylar added to ensure future enjoyment. Albert Camus’s story reminds us of the enormous respect and admiration of the human spirit when a plague such as COVID-19 befalls us. “The Plague is up to 96,000 [sales]. 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Boards betray fading and nicks and other signs of wear and imperfection commensurate with age. Camus describes the plague, not just the physical disease, but as a constant battle within every man. See details - The Plague: Popular Penguins by Albert Camus (English) Paperback Book Free Shipp. 4.5 out of 5 stars . 4.3 out of 5 stars 10. In recent weeks, sales of Albert Camus’ 1948 novel The Plague have taken off, and it’s no wonder the book is attracting renewed attention outside of high school and college literature courses.Articles comparing the novel to our current pandemic and reassessing its lessons have appeared again and again in recent weeks.. Voir les formats et éditions Masquer les autres formats et éditions. . Brand new: lowest price. In The Plague he found a lens for projecting life at once suspended and more vivid . He studied philosophy at the University of Algiers, and became a journalist. It's had more victims than I thought”, wrote Camus in a letter the same year. 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As sales of the classic novel soar, we look at the visual heritage of The Plague, and the recurring symbols that have been used to sell the book By Emma Tucker 05/06/2020 11:58 am In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, people have been turning to literature to find some comfort – and Camus’ 73-year-old novel The Plague is one of the titles that’s seen sales soar. Sale price: $31.47 or 1 credit Free with 30-day trial The Plague: International Edition; By: Albert Camus Narrated by: James Jenner Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins Unabridged Overall 0 out of 5 stars 0 Performance 0 out of 5 stars 0 Story 0 out of 5 stars 0 In the small coastal city of Oran, Algeria, rats begin rising up from the filth only to die as bloody heaps in the streets. Sales of the book have tripled in Italy. . 1 product rating About this product. 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