The First ManBook - 1995
In The First Man Albert Camus tells the story of Jacques Cormery, a boy who lived a life much like his own. Camus summons up the sights, sounds, and textures of a childhood circumscribed by poverty and a father's death yet redeemed by the austere beauty of Algeria and the boy's attachment to his nearly deaf-mute mother. The result is a moving journey through the lost landscape of youth that also discloses the wellspring of Camus' aesthetic powers and moral vision.
Publisher: Toronto : Knopf Canada, c1995
Edition: 1st. Canadian ed
Branch Call Number: CAM
Characteristics: viii, 325 p. ;,20 cm