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Heart of darkness

Author: Joseph Conrad
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y., USA : Penguin Books, ©1994.
Series: Penguin popular classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Penguin/Godfrey Cave editionView all editions and formats
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In Conrad's haunting tale, Marlow, a seaman and wanderer, recounts his physical and psychological journey in search of the enigmatic Kurtz. Travelling 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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Parables
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad
ISBN: 0140620486 9780140620481
OCLC Number: 31114767
Notes: "Complete and unabridged"--Cover.
Description: 110 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Penguin popular classics.
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad.

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