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The Stranger
By Albert Camus and Matthew Ward (trans)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Vintage Books
Publication date March 1, 1989
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679720201
ISBN-10 0679720200
Dimensions 0.50 by 5 by 8 in.
Weight 0.35 lbs.
Original list price $13.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
An ordinary man is unwittingly caught up in a senseless murder in Algeria
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Through the story of an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach, Camus explored what he termed "the nakedness of man faced with the absurd." First published in 1946; now in a new translation by Matthew Ward.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780394533056 Book cover for 9780521329583 Book cover for 9780679420262 Book cover for 9780891902201 Book cover for 9780899666235
 
With Matthew Ward | from Everymans Library (February 1, 1993)
9780679420262 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $19.95
About: With the force of a parable and the excitement of a perfectly executed thriller, The Stranger is the work of one of the most engaged and intellectually alert writers of the past century.
With Nora Roberts, Patrick McCarthy | from Cambridge Univ Pr (November 1, 1988)
9780521329583 | details & prices | List price $29.95
This edition also contains Morrigan's Cross
About: Describes the historical background of Camus' novel, discusses its themes, and compares the viewpoints of Camus and Sartre
from Buccaneer Books (June 1, 1988)
9780899666235 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $24.95
from McGraw-Hill (March 1, 1988)
9780075432272 | details & prices | List price $16.45
About: The Stranger Author: Albert Camus Publication date: published in 1942 The Stranger or The Outsider (French: L’Étranger) is a novel by Albert Camus published in 1942.
With Matthew Ward (other contributor) | from Alfred a Knopf Inc (March 1, 1988); titled "Stranger"
9780394533056 | details & prices | 5.40 × 7.80 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $26.95
About: An ordinary man having carved out a simple life for himself in Algiers commits a murder and goes on trial for a pointless crime
from Amereon Ltd (October 1, 1983); titled "Stranger"
9780891902201 | details & prices | 6.00 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $21.95
About: The Stranger Author: Albert Camus Publication date: published in 1942 The Stranger or The Outsider (French: L’Étranger) is a novel by Albert Camus published in 1942.
Paperback
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from Createspace Independent Pub (September 19, 2015)
9781517406929 | details & prices | 64 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.25 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $12.00
from Createspace Independent Pub (July 18, 2015)
9781515131045 | details & prices | 64 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.24 lbs | List price $7.00
from Hesperides Pr (November 30, 2006)
9781406711288 | details & prices | 164 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $26.95
About: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.
With Matthew Ward | Large print edition from Wheeler Pub Inc (May 1, 2001)
9781587240324 | details & prices | 125 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $22.95
About: With millions of copies sold The Stranger is one of the most widely read novels in the world.
from McGraw-Hill (March 1, 1989)
9780075478126 | details & prices | List price $7.95
About: Patrick McCarthy places The Stranger in the context of a French and French-Algerian history and culture, examines the way the work undermines traditional concepts of fiction, and explores the parallels (and more importantly the contrasts) between Camus and Sartre.
The price comparison is for this edition
With Matthew Ward (other contributor) | Reissue edition from Vintage Books (March 1, 1989)
9780679720201 | details & prices | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $13.95
About: An ordinary man is unwittingly caught up in a senseless murder in Algeria
Reissue edition from Vintage Books (March 1, 1989)
9789990019049 | details & prices | List price $0.02
Stg edition from Random House Inc (July 1, 1987)
9780394754901 | details & prices | List price $1.95
With Stuart Gilbert | from Vintage Books (December 12, 1954)
9780394700021 | details & prices | List price $22.01
About: Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.
from Createspace Independent Pub (January 25, 1942)
9781530200320 | details & prices | 76 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.18 in. | List price $6.99
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606014267
 
from Demco Media (March 1, 1989)
9780606014267 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $18.95
About: An ordinary man is unwittingly caught up in a senseless murder in Algeria
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780881032475
 
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780881032475 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $25.70
About: An ordinary man is unwittingly caught up in a senseless murder in Algeria

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