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The plague is a famous allegorical novel by albert camus, who's known for his existential works the book was published in 1947 and is considered one of the most important works by camus here are some memorable quotes from the novel the truth is that everyone is bored, and devotes himself to. The plague summary by albert camus it is the sense of imposed exile from society and the longing for simple human contact with friends and family outside the. The plague, which propelled camus into international celebrity, is both an allegory of world war ii and a universal meditation on human conduct and community organized into five sections, the.
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