It is the most enjoyable book Sartre has ever written. --A.J. Liebling, The New Yorker
The best-written and most interesting of Sartre's novels. --Atlantic Monthly
Sartre has succeeded magnificentlyÂand horriblyÂin extending the realm of the novel to the outermost reaches of naked self-examination. --Harvey Swados, New York Post
About the Author
Philosopher, novelist, playwright and polemicist, Jean-Paul Sartre is thought to have been the central figure in post-war European culture and political thinking. His most well-known works include THE AGE OF REASON, NAUSEA and IRON IN THE SOUL.