Lyrical and Critical Essays
ISBN: 0394708520
EAN13: 9780394708522
Language: English
Pages: 384
Edition: "Vintage Books"
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 7.00" L x 4.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Vintage
Book Overview
Here now, for the first time in a complete English translation, we have Camus's 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
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover 'The literary output of Albert Camus was exceptionally concentrated and well organized, so that each part of it throws light on other parts....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 on 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.'-John Weightman, The New York Times Book Review.