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The Resource The portable Conrad, Joseph Conrad ; edited with an introduction by Michael Gorra

The portable Conrad, Joseph Conrad ; edited with an introduction by Michael Gorra

Label
The portable Conrad
Title
The portable Conrad
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Conrad ; edited with an introduction by Michael Gorra
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A great novelist of the sea, a poet of the tropics, a critic of empire and analyst of globalization, a harbinger of the modern spy novel, an unparalleled observer of the moments in which people are stripped of their illusionsJoseph Conrad is one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. This revised edition of "The Portable Conrad" features the best known and most enduring of Conrads works, including "The Secret Agent," "Heart of Darkness," and "The Nigger of the Narcissus," as well as shorter tales like "Amy Forster" and "The Secret Sharer," a selection of letters, and his observations on the sinking of the Titanic
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1857-1924
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conrad, Joseph
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6005.O4
LC item number
A6 2007
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gorra, Michael Edward
Series statement
Penguin classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
English fiction
Label
The portable Conrad, Joseph Conrad ; edited with an introduction by Michael Gorra
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 697-702)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A calm and a storm -- Three stories -- Heart of darkness -- The secret agent -- Essays, autobiography, and letters
Control code
ocm85814311
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xlvi, 702 pages
Isbn
9780143105114
Lccn
2007060130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)85814311
Label
The portable Conrad, Joseph Conrad ; edited with an introduction by Michael Gorra
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 697-702)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A calm and a storm -- Three stories -- Heart of darkness -- The secret agent -- Essays, autobiography, and letters
Control code
ocm85814311
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xlvi, 702 pages
Isbn
9780143105114
Lccn
2007060130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)85814311

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