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Speech of acceptance upon the award of the Nobel prize for literature

Albert Camus

Speech of acceptance upon the award of the Nobel prize for literature

delivered in Stockholm on the tenth of December, nineteen hundred and fifty-seven.

by Albert Camus

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

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  • Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Translated by Justin O"Brien].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2605.A3734 Z56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6242250M
    LC Control Number58001407
    OCLC/WorldCa2927116

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