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Camus, Albert, 1913-1960

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1913-11-07 - 1960-01-04

Albert Camus (1913-1960), French philosopher, author, and journalist

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Introduction to Maximes et Anecdotes by Sebastien-Roch-Nicolas Chamfort, [ca. 1944]

 Part of Collection — Box: 3, Folder: GROUP 56, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Typescript, carbon, corrected.
Dates: [ca. 1944]

"L'Espoir et l'absurde dans l'oeuvre de Franz Kafka", n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 3, Folder: GROUP 56, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Typescript draft of essay first published in 1943, corrected, annotated, and signed. With pencil annotations in unidentified hand, possibly in hand of Marc Barbezat.
Dates: n.d.

Letter : from an unidentified correspondent, 1944 December 13

 Part of Collection — Box: 3, Folder: GROUP 56, F-5
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Manuscript draft of an open letter, corrected, responding to an editorial by Albert Camus in the Combat newspaper issue of 1944 December 13 on French banking and industrial production during World War II.

In French.
Dates: 1944 December 13

Letter : Paris, to William J. Foltz, 252 Fairview Avenue, [R]utherford, New Jersey, U.S.A., 1956 Jun 26

 Part of Collection — Box: 3, Folder: GROUP 56, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: TLS, with envelope, replying to questions about his political affiliations and his texts "La Chute" and "L'Esprit confus."

In French.
Dates: 1956 Jun 26

Manuscript on the death penalty, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 3, Folder: GROUP 56, F-4
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Holograph manuscript, corrected, on the death penalty. Accompanied by typescript copy, also corrected.

In French.
Dates: n.d.

"Peut-être", 1952

 Part of Collection — Box: 3, Folder: GROUP 56, F-6
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Four successive drafts, holograph, corrected, of concluding section of the essay "Retour à Tipasa," first published in L'Été (Gallimard, 1954). Inscribed: "pour vous, chère Nathalie, ces brouillons d'une rêverie de votre vieil ami."
Dates: 1952