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Conrad's narrative method

Author: Jakob Lothe
Publisher: Oxford ; Clarendon Press : New York : Oxford University Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author attempts to apply developments in critical theory and practice to the entire canon of Conrad's works. Using a broadly structuralist approach, the book aims to further the reader's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lothe, Jakob.
Conrad's narrative method.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1989
(OCoLC)597235733
Named Person: Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jakob Lothe
ISBN: 0198129610 9780198129615 0198122551 9780198122555
OCLC Number: 18589801
Description: xi, 315 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: "Heart of Darkness" contrasted with "Chance" - narrative success and narrative failure; "An Outpost of Progress" - distanced authorial narrative as textual concentration; "The Secret Sharer" - economical personal narrative; "The Tale" - epistemological uncertainty dramatized through three concentric tales; "The Nigger of the "Narcissus"" - problematic but effective combination of authorial and personal narrative; "Typhoon" - thematically productive narrative simplicity; "The Shadow-Line" - ultimate, intense personal narrative; "Lord Jim" - authorial narrative as diverse, edited personal narration; "Nostromo" - panoramic, all-inclusive authorial narrative; "The Secret Agent" - ironic and disillusioned authorial narrative; "Under Western Eyes" - modulation of simplistic personal narrative through authorial irony.
Responsibility: Jakob Lothe.
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