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Heart of Darkness (Everyman's Library)
Joseph Conrad

Everyman's Library, 1993

In a novella which remains highly controversial to this day, Conrad explores the relations between Africa and Europe. On the surface, this is a horrifying tale of colonial exploitation. The narrator, Marlowe journeys on business deep into the heart of Africa. But there he encounters Kurtz, an idealist apparently crazed and depraved by his power over the natives, and the meeting prompts Marlowe to reflect on the darkness at the heart of all men. ...
  
  











  



  
Heart of Darkness (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism)
Joseph Conrad

Bedford/St. Martin's, 2010

This volume presents the text of the 1921 Heinemann edition of Conrad's classic short novel along with documents that place the work in historical context and critical essays that read Heart of Darkness from several contemporary critical perspectives. The text and essays are complemented by biographical and critical introductions, bibliographies, and a glossary of critical and theoretical terms.   In this third edition, the section of ...
  
  











  



  
Romance, 2011

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Lord Jim (Oxford World's Classics)
Joseph Conrad

Oxford University Press, 2008

Lord Jim tells the story of a young, idealistic Englishman--"as unflinching as a hero in a book"--who is disgraced by a single act of cowardice while serving as an officer on the Patna, a merchant-ship sailing from an eastern port. His life is ruined: an isolated scandal has assumed horrifying proportions. But, then he is befriended by an older man named Marlow who helps to establish him in exotic Patusan, a remote Malay settlement where his ...
  
  











  



  
Heart Of Darkness (Congo River Tales)
Joseph Conrad

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014

Heart of Darkness is a short novel by Polish novelist Joseph Conrad, written as a frame narrative, about Charles Marlow's life as an ivory transporter down the Congo River in Central Africa.
  
  











  



  
Heart of Darkness: (Classics Deluxe Edition) (Penguin Classics Deluxe)
Joseph Conrad

Penguin Classics, 2012

Joseph Conrad's enduring portrait of the ugliness of colonialism in a deluxe edition with a gripping cover by Hellboy artist Mike Mignola Heart of Darkness is the thrilling tale of Marlow, a seaman and wanderer recounting his physical and psychological journey in search of the infamous ivory trader Kurtz. Traveling upriver into the heart of the African continent, he gradually becomes obsessed by this enigmatic, wraith-like figure. Marlow's ...
  
  











  



  
THE BEST SHORT STORIES OF ALL TIME Volume 3, ..., 2013

- Including a short biographies of authors This outstanding collection features short stories by a variety of great authors. Ranging from the 19th to the 20th centuries, writers include HERMAN MELVILLE, F. SCOTT FITZGERALD, HENRY JAMES, MARK TWAIN, E. M. FORSTER, ANTON CHEKHOV, JOSEPH CONRAD, D. H. LAWRENCE, AMBROSE BIERCE.
  
  











  



  
Heart of Darkness and The Secret Sharer (Centennial Edition) (Signet Classics)
Joseph Conrad

Signet Classics, 2008

Two of Conrad’s BEST-KNOWN works—in a single volume In this pair of literary voyages into the inner self, Joseph Conrad has written two of the most chilling, disturbing, and noteworthy pieces of fiction of the twentieth century.
  
  











  



  
Heart of Darkness (Dover Thrift Editions)
Joseph Conrad

Dover Publications, 1990

Although Polish by birth, Joseph Conrad (1857–1924) is regarded as one of the greatest writers in English, and Heart of Darkness, first published in 1902, is considered by many his "most famous, finest, and most enigmatic story." — Encyclopaedia Britannica . The tale concerns the journey of the narrator (Marlow) up the Congo River on behalf of a Belgian trading company. Far upriver, he encounters the mysterious Kurtz, an ivory trader who ...
  
  











  



  
Heart of Darkness (Illustrated), 2014

Heart of Darkness is Joseph's Conrad's most important work that is still relevant today. This edition includes 10 illustrations.
  
  











  



  
Almayer's Folly: a story of an Eastern river, 2012

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Heart of Darkness
Joseph Conrad

Tin House Books, 2013

Following his epic Moby Dick in Pictures , artist Matt Kish has set himself upon an equally impressive, and no less harrowing, task: illustrating each page of Joseph Conrad’s masterpiece, Heart of Darkness . Kish’s rich, imaginative drawings and paintings mirror Conrad’s original text and illuminate Marlow’s journey into the heart of the Congo, and into the depths of the human soul. Heart of Darkness is a text ripe for analysis and ...
  
  











  



  
Notes on Life and Letters, 2012

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20 OF THE BEST CLASSIC CRIME NOVELS: THE WOMAN IN WHITE, THE MOONSTONE, THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD, A STUDY ..., ..., 2014

It is very easy to navigate this eBook. There is an Active table of contents for each book and one global table of contents. This eBooks includes the following 20 classic crime novels: 1. THE WOMAN IN WHITE (1860) – BY WILKIE COLLINS 2. THE MOONSTONE (1868) BY WILKIE COLLINS 3. THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD (1870) BY CHARLES DICKENS 4. A STUDY IN SCARLET (1887) BY A. CONAN DOYLE 5. THE SIGN OF THE FOUR (1890) – BY SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE ...
  
  











  



  
Heart of Darkness and The Secret Sharer (Bantam Classics)
Joseph Conrad

Bantam Classics, 1982

Heart Of Darkness . The story of the civilized, enlightened Mr. Kurtz who embarks on a harrowing "night journey" into the savage heart of Africa, only to find his dark and evil soul. The Secret Sharer . The saga of a young, inexperienced skipper forced to decide the fate of a fugitive sailor who killed a man in self-defense. As he faces his first moral test the skipper discovers a terrifying truth -- and comes face to face with the secret ...
  
  











  



  
The Shadow Line; a confession, 2012

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Joseph Conrad - Herz der Finsternis (German Edition), 2014

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Heart of Darkness and Selected Short Fiction (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)
Joseph Conrad

Barnes & Noble Classics, 2008

Heart of Darkness and Selected Short Fiction , by Joseph Conrad, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of Barnes & Noble Classics: * New introductions commissioned from today's top writers and scholars * Biographies of ...
  
  











  



  
Heart of Darkness and Other Tales (Oxford World's Classics)
Joseph Conrad

Oxford University Press, 2008

The finest of all Conrad's tales, Heart of Darkness is set in an atmosphere of mystery and menace, and tells of Marlow's perilous journey up the Congo River to relieve his employer's agent, the renowned and formidable Mr. Kurtz. What he sees on his journey, and his eventual encounter with Kurtz, horrify and perplex him, and call into question the very bases of civilization and human nature. Endlessly reinterpreted by critics and adapted for ...
  
  











  



  
The Point Of Honor A Military Tale, 2011

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