I needed to read more, and in this handsome book was a great feast for the mind.
I'm just commenting on the quality of the printing here (Everyman's Library) - it is excellent: great paper stock, binding and legibility.
This book is an excellent example of why Albert Camus was named a Nobel Laureate in Literature.
I needed to read one of Camus' novels for class, but wanted to get a feel for his work in general, and this book contains the perfect balance. Read morePublished 6 months ago by AmyD
This anthology omits what is still perhaps the most popular of Camus' novels, 'The Stranger.' But it does include what to my mind is Camus' greatest fictional work by far 'The... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Shalom Freedman
What separates "The Plague" from being just a novel is the way Camus has set a stage where humans act out our complex ways of either living with reality or elaborately... Read morePublished 16 months ago by m_w_g
This is a superb edition of some of the most significant works by Camus.
It's not just excellent literature/philosophy; the book itself is a cool little typographical... Read more
All of the symbolism, moralizing and pontificating aside, The Plague was only slightly less boring to read than DeFoe's A Journal of the Plague Year which was painfully boring. Read morePublished 18 months ago by anonymous2
I'm just commenting on the quality of the printing here (Everyman's Library) - it is excellent: great paper stock, binding and legibility.Published on April 5, 2012 by BF
First of all, I highly recommend reading Camus--he is so insightful and eloquent. However, I would recommend picking a different edition. Read morePublished on February 9, 2012 by Avid Reader
I have not read all the stories yet but speaking in general about the book you can't go wrong, you get all that content in a very nicely bound hardcover book for about 5 or 6... Read morePublished on October 30, 2010 by kristin