The Age of Reason: A Novel

Vintage (Jul 7, 1992)
Paperback – 416 pages
ISBN: 0679738959 / 9780679738954
The first novel of Sartre's monumental Roads to Freedom series, The Age of Reason is set in 1938 and tells of Mathieu, a French professor of philosophy who is obsessed with the idea of freedom. As the shadows of the Second World War draw closer -- even as his personal life is complicated by his m...