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Joseph Conrad and the modern temper

Author: Daphna Erdinast-Vulcan
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1991.
Series: Oxford English monographs
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of Conrad's work set against the crisis of modernity at the turn of the century. It discusses nine major novels and novellas, and presents Conrad as a "modernist at war with modernity" who,  Read more...

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Named Person: Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daphna Erdinast-Vulcan
ISBN: 019811785X 9780198117858
OCLC Number: 463709179
Description: 218 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part 1 The modern temper. Part 2 The failure of myth: "Lord Jim"; "Nostromo"; "The Rescue". Part 3 The failure of metaphysics: "Heart of Darkness"; "Under Western Eyes"; "The Shadow Line". Part 4 The failure of textuality: "Chance"; "Victory"; "The Arrow of Gold".
Series Title: Oxford English monographs
Responsibility: Daphna Erdinast-Vulcan.
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'An unmixed moral may be hard to find in a good Conrad story, but Joseph Conrad and the Modern Temper offers a compelling account of his struggles and his failures to provide one.'Gene M. Moore, Read more...

 
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