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Happy Death

Penguin Books Ltd,
E-Book ( EPUB mit Adobe DRM )
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Kurzbeschreibung

Is it possible to die a happy death? This is the central question of Camus's astonishing early novel, published posthumously and greeted as a major literary event. It tells the story of a young Algerian, Mersault, who defies society's rules by committing a murder and escaping punishment, then experimenting with different ways of life and finally dying a happy man. In many ways A Happy Death is a fascinating first sketch for The Outsider, but it can also be seen as a candid self-portrait, drawing on Camus's memories of his youth, travels and early relationships. It is infused with lyrical descriptions of the sun-drenched Algiers of his childhood - the place where, eventually, Mersault is able to find peace and die 'without anger, without hatred, without regret'.

Details

Titel: Happy Death
Autoren/Herausgeber: Albert Camus

ISBN/EAN: 9780141914220

Seitenzahl: 144
Produktform: E-Book
Sprache: Englisch

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