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Conrad, Joseph 1857-1924

Overview
Works: 5,893 works in 29,725 publications in 41 languages and 566,352 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Sea stories  Records and correspondence  Sea fiction  Novels 
Subject Headings: Novelists, English 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Honoree, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Other, Editor, Lyricist, Contributor, Composer, Recipient, Conceptor, Translator, Originator, Performer
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 823.912
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Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad( Book )

1,844 editions published between 1850 and 2018 in 28 languages and held by 21,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a would-be hero who deserts what he thinks is a sinking ship and thereafter is haunted by shame and the need to explain himself
Heart of darkness by Joseph Conrad( Book )

1,268 editions published between 1753 and 2018 in 25 languages and held by 14,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Conrad's haunting tale, Marlow, a seaman and wanderer, recounts his physical and psychological journey in search of the enigmatic Kurtz. Traveling to the heart of the African continent, he discovers how Kurtz has gained his position of power and influence over the local people. Marlow's struggle to fathom his experience involves him in a radical questioning of not only his own nature and values but the nature and values of his society
Nostromo by Joseph Conrad( Book )

897 editions published between 1904 and 2018 in 23 languages and held by 12,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Conrad's pessimistic worldview colors this novel depicting the brutality of Latin American politics and the tragedies that inevitably ensue."
The secret agent, a simple tale by Joseph Conrad( Book )

1,034 editions published between 1902 and 2018 in 21 languages and held by 10,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In turn-of-the-century London, an undercover, counter-revolutionary mole provokes a radical group he has penetrated into an act of violence that will bring about its own destruction
Almayer's folly by Joseph Conrad( Book )

610 editions published between 1860 and 2018 in 16 languages and held by 7,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a jungle village in eastern Borneo during the 1880s, Almayer's Folly recreates the many conflicts - economic, religious, racial, cultural, sexual - of imperial Europe with the colonized East Indies through Joseph Conrad's story of Kaspar Almayer's personal tragedy: his loss of both his daughter of mixed race to her native lover and his dream of finding enough gold to return to Amsterdam in triumph
The nigger of the Narcissus by Joseph Conrad( Book )

623 editions published between 1896 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 6,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of the voyage of a sailing ship from Bombay harbour to the Port of London explores the psychological pressures on a group of nineteenth century seamen as they face the extemes of nature and the secrets and evasions of two of their comrades
Under Western eyes by Joseph Conrad( Book )

592 editions published between 1910 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 6,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'It was I who removed de P- this morning.'. With these chilling words Victor Haldin shatters the solitary, industrious existence of Razumov, his fellow student at St Petersburg University. Razumov aims to overcome the denial of his noble birth by a brilliant career in the tsarist bureaucracy created by Peter the Great. But in pre-revolutionary Russia Peter's legacy is autocracy tempered by assassination; and Razumov is soon caught in a tragic web with Haldin's trustful sister Natalia in spy-haunted Geneva. Their fateful story is told by an elderly Englishman who loves Natalia but plays his part of a 'dense Westerner' to the end. This first completely new edition of Conrad's 1911 classic weeds out long-undisturbed errors; it also reveals Conrad's prodigious grasp 'of Russia's literature...of her administration and the cross currents of her thought'. At a new, uncertain dawn in Russian history, Conrad's view of 'the psychology of Russia itself' is of timely interest to every 'dense Westerner' - and of timeless interest as one of our century's most powerful and profound novels
An outcast of the islands by Joseph Conrad( Book )

395 editions published between 1895 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 6,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peter Willems, a clerk in Macassar, granted a s̀econd chance' at a remote river trading post, falls ever more hopelessly into traps set by himself and others. The pawn of Babalatchi, the one-eyed schemer of power politics, and of the rich Abdulla, who uses Willems to increase his own wealth, his fate is sealed by his lover, Aissa, and by Almayer, an embittered fellow countryman."--Jacket
The rescue : a romance of the shallows by Joseph Conrad( )

327 editions published between 1920 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 6,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a civil war between native tribes, an English yacht runs aground in the Malay straits. Captain Tim Wingard offers help, then sees a woman on board. She captivates him, and this captivation wrecks all his hopes and leads to the failure of the cause to which he is bound
Chance : a tale in two parts by Joseph Conrad( Book )

380 editions published between 1912 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 5,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Flora de Barral, a vulnerable and abandoned young girl who is "like a beggar, without a right to anything but compassion." After her bankrupt father is imprisoned, she learns the harsh fact that a woman in her position "has no resources but in herself." Her only means of action is to be what she is. Flora's long struggle to achieve some dignity and happiness makes her Conrad's most moving female character
Victory : an island tale by Joseph Conrad( Book )

466 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 5,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A story of rescue and violent tragedy set in the Malayan archipelago, 'Victory' combines high adventue with a sensitive portrayal of three drifters."
Typhoon by Joseph Conrad( )

576 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 28 languages and held by 4,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het schip van kapitein MacWhirr belandt in een tyfoon. Kan hij het schip er veilig doorheen loodsen? Met kleurenfoto's en -illustraties, opdrachten, en MultiRom en een cd met het voorgelezen verhaal en verschillende activiteiten
Youth, and two other stories by Joseph Conrad( Book )

234 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youth: Tale of the 400 ton barque Judea and its attempt to sail from Scotland to Bangkok. Heart of Darkness: Marlow tells of his voyage in command of a steamboat far up the Congo River to relieve the mad ivory trader Kurz. The End of the Tether: Upright 67 year old Captain Whalley compromises with his own rectitude without understanding the evil around him. As his coastal steamer sails through the Pacific his own falsehoods and the ambitions and obsessions of his crew bring on disaster
Tales of unrest by Joseph Conrad( )

237 editions published between 1898 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 4,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The five stories brought together in Tales of Unrest (1898) mark a turning point in the writer's career. Conrad's first short story collection evidences a writer firmly in control of his new craft staking a claim to diverse cultural and fictional territories. The introduction situates the writing of these stories in Conrad's career and discusses their sources and contemporary reception. The explanatory notes identify literary and historical references and real-life places, and indicate influences. Two maps and six illustrations enrich the explanatory matter. The essay on the text lays out the history of the work's composition and publication, details interventions by Conrad's typists, compositors and editors, and explains editorial policy. This edition, established through modern textual scholarship, presents Conrad's stories and his preface to the collection in forms more authoritative than any so far printed"--
The secret sharer = Le compagnon secret by Joseph Conrad( )

110 editions published between 1909 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Joseph Conrad's 1912 short story about a young captain who is confronted with a dangerous secret
Within the tides by Joseph Conrad( )

157 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Within the Tides (1915) was the last volume of short stories published during Conrad's lifetime. In this book, the stories are published for the first time in a critical edition based upon a thorough analysis of the original documents, and the critical texts have been emended so as to include Conrad's later revisions. The introduction discusses Conrad's main sources and influences, places the stories in their contemporary contexts and traces the volume's contemporary reception. The essay on the texts and the 'Apparatus' document the history of composition and publication and detail the revisions that the texts underwent, demonstrating as well how editors and compositors shaped their presentation in serial form. Also included are explanatory notes glossing literary and historical allusions. Two glossaries - of nautical terms and of foreign words and phrases - further enrich the explanatory matter, as do a map and six illustrations"--
Falk; Amy Foster; To-morrow by Joseph Conrad( )

19 editions published between 1912 and 1996 in English and held by 3,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arrow of gold : a story between two notes by Joseph Conrad( Book )

211 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in English and held by 3,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the young "M. George" strolls into a Marseilles cafe one evening during Carnival, he does not know that his life is about to be changed forever through his meeting with the Englishman Mills and the American Blunt
The rover by Joseph Conrad( Book )

379 editions published between 1921 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 3,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of intrigue in the opening days of the Napoleonic wars. Peyrol, a French pirate from the Indian seas, returns to his home country to find himself threatened by both British and French forces. His flight through Imperial France, his daring mission carrying dispatches through the British blockade, and his doomed love affair with the daughter of a French sailor are all related in Conrad's irresistibly atmospheric and suspenseful style
Heart of darkness by Joseph Conrad( Recording )

200 editions published between 1902 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey up the river in the Belgian Congo is also a journey into the darkest part of a man's soul
 
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Heart of darknessNostromoThe secret agent, a simple taleAlmayer's follyThe nigger of the NarcissusUnder Western eyesAn outcast of the islandsThe rescue : a romance of the shallows
Alternative Names
Conrad.

Conrad (1857-1924)

Conrad, J.

Conrad, J. 1857-1924

Conrad, J. (Joseph), 1857-1924

Conrad, Jeff

Conrad, José 1857-1924

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Conrad, Józef.

Conrad, Józef 1857-1924

Conrad, Julia

Conrad-Korzeniowiski, Joseph, 1857-1924

Conrad-Korzeniowski, Josef

Conrad-Korzeniowski, Josef 1857-1924

Conrad-Korzeniowski, Joseph.

Conrad-korzeniowski, Joseph 1857-1924

Conrad Korzeniowski, Józef.

Cozef Konrad

Džozefs Konrads

Iosephus Conrad

J. C. K.

J. C. K 1857-1924

Joseph Conrad

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Kʿang-la-te

Kʻang-la-te 1857-1924

Kanglade

Kanglade, Yuesefu

Kanglatuo

Kânrâd, Jūzef

Khnrād, Cosef

Kʻolladŭ, Josep 1857-1924

Kônaraiḍa, Jozepha

Konrad, Dozef

Konrad, Dž.

Konrad, Dzd 1857-1924

Konrad, Dzd (Dzhozef), 1857-1924

Konrad, Dzhozef

Konrad, Dzhozef 1857-1924

Konrad, Dzjozef 1857-1924

Konrad, Džouzef.

Konrad, Džozef.

Konrad, Džozef 1857-1924

Konrad, Josef

Konrad, Josef 1857-1924

Konrad, Josef T. 1857-1924

Konrâd, Jūzef

Konrad Korzeniowiski,Teodor Józef, 1857-1924

Konrad Nalecz Korzeniowsky, Jozef Tedor 1857-1924

Konrad, Xhozef

Konraddo, Jozefu

Konradi, Ĵozep'

Konrads, Džozefs 1857-1924

Kʻonradŭ, Chosep 1857-1924

Kʻonradŭ, Josep 1857-1924

Kónrant, Iōsī'f

Kónrant, Tzózef

Konrant, Tzozeph 1857-1924

Konreds, Džozifs

Konreds, Džozifs 1857-1924

Korseniowski, Joseph Conrad Theodore 1857-1924

Korzeniovski, J.

Korzeniovski, Teodor Jósef Konrad.

Korzeniowiski, Joseph Conrad Theodor, 1857-1924

Korzeniowiski,Teodor Józef Konrad, 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, .. 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, J.T.K.

Korzeniowski, Josef Conrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Josef Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski Josef Teodor

Korzeniowski, Jósef Teodor Konrad Naleçz 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Joseph 1857-1924

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Korzeniowski, Joseph Conrad Theodore

Korzeniowski, Joseph Conrad Theodore 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Joszef Teodor Konrad

Korzeniowski, Józef 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Konrad Teodor

Korzeniowski Józef Konrad Teodor 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef T. 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad Nałe̜cz 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad Nalecz 1857-1924 Wirklicher Name von Joseph Conrad

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad Nalecz Wirklicher Name von Joseph Conrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Konrad.

Korzeniowski, Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski Teodor Josef Konrad

Korzeniowski, Teodor Józef Konrad.

Korzeniowski Teodor Józef Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Theodor Josef Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowsky, Ioseph 1857-1924

Korzeniowsky, Joseph Conrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowsky, Józef Teodor Konrad 1857-1924

Kūnrād, Ğūzīf

Kūnrād, Ǧūzīf 1857-1924

Nałecz Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad 1857-1924

Qônrâd, Ǧôzef 1857-1924

Qôženyôvsqî, Têʾôdôr Yôsēf Qônrâd 1857-1924

Theodor Korzeniowiski, Joseph Conrad, 1857-1924

Τζόζεφ Κόνραντ

Джозеф Конрад

Джозеф Конрад английский писатель польского происхождения

Джозеф Конрад англійський письменник польського походження

Джозеф Конрад брытанскі пісьменнік і публіцыст

Джозэф Конрад

Джоузеф Конрад

Коженевский Т. Ю. К

Коженевский Т. Ю. К. 1857-1924

Коженевский, Юзеф Теодор Конрад

Конрад, Джозеф 1857-1924

Конрад, Джозеф английский писатель польского происхождения

Џозеф Конрад

Ժոզեֆ Կոնրադ

ג'וזף קונרד

ג'וזף קונרד סופר בריטי

קאנראד, ג'וזף 1857-1924

קונראד, ג׳וזף 1857־1924

קונראד, ג׳וסף

קונראד, ג'וזף

קונראד, יוסף

קונרד, ג׳וזף

קונרד, ג׳וזף 1857-1924

קונרד, ג'וזף 1857-1924

קונרד, יוסף

جوزف کنراد

جوزف کونریڈ پولسکی نثراد برطانوی مصنف

جوزيف كونراد

جوزيف كونراد، 1857-1924

جۆزێف کۆنراد

كونراد، جوزف، 1857-1924

كونراد، جوزيف

كونرد، جوزف

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조지프 콘래드

콘라드, 조세프 1857-1924

콘라드, 조셉 1857-1924

콘래드, 조셉 1857-1924

콘래드, 조지프 1857-1924

コンラッド

コンラッド, ジョウゼフ

コンラッド, ジョゼフ

ジョゼフ・コンラッド

康拉德

康拉德 1857-1924

约瑟夫·康拉德

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