skip to content
Lord Jim : authoritative text, backgrounds, sources, criticism Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Lord Jim : authoritative text, backgrounds, sources, criticism

Author: Joseph Conrad; Thomas C Moser
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [1996] 1996
Series: Norton critical edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
As a young ship's officer in the British Mercantile Marine, Jim is branded a coward when he deserts a passenger-crowded ship he believes is sinking. Trying to atone for his cowardice, he prowls the unmapped jungles of the Far East in search of the feudal warlord who is terrorizing the peace-loving natives. He helps the enslaved natives, is raped by a tribal chief, and finally sacrifices his life for them. A tale of  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Named Person: Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad; Thomas C Moser
ISBN: 0393963357 9780393963359
OCLC Number: 32012970
Description: xiv, 506 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: The text of Lord Jim --
Backgrounds --
Sources --
Criticism.
Series Title: Norton critical edition.
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad ; edited by Thomas C. Moser.
More information:

Abstract:

This Norton Critical Edition provides the most authoritative text of Lord Jim yet published; it is based on the definitive third English edition, collated with the periodical version that appeared in  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32012970> # Lord Jim : authoritative text, backgrounds, sources, criticism
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "32012970" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.912/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Topic/cowardice> ; # Cowardice
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Topic/british_indonesia> ; # British--Indonesia
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1209242> ; # Indonesia.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Topic/aufsatzsammlung> ; # Aufsatzsammlung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Place/indonesia> ; # Indonesia
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Topic/british> ; # British
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Topic/atonement> ; # Atonement
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Topic/merchant_marine_officers> ; # Merchant marine--Officers
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/73862853> ; # Joseph Conrad
    schema:bookEdition "Second edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "1996" ;
    schema:description "As a young ship's officer in the British Mercantile Marine, Jim is branded a coward when he deserts a passenger-crowded ship he believes is sinking. Trying to atone for his cowardice, he prowls the unmapped jungles of the Far East in search of the feudal warlord who is terrorizing the peace-loving natives. He helps the enslaved natives, is raped by a tribal chief, and finally sacrifices his life for them. A tale of both cowardice and redemption."@en ;
    schema:description "The text of Lord Jim -- Backgrounds -- Sources -- Criticism."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://viaf.org/viaf/27104383> ; # Thomas C. Moser
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3857847107> ;
    schema:genre "Aufsatzsammlung"@en ;
    schema:genre "Psychological fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Series/a_norton_critical_edition> ; # A Norton critical edition
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Series/norton_critical_edition> ; # Norton critical edition.
    schema:name "Lord Jim : authoritative text, backgrounds, sources, criticism"@en ;
    schema:productID "32012970" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393963359> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB95R6802> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA280028> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32012970> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Series/a_norton_critical_edition> # A Norton critical edition
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32012970> ; # Lord Jim : authoritative text, backgrounds, sources, criticism
    schema:name "A Norton critical edition" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857847107#Series/norton_critical_edition> # Norton critical edition.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32012970> ; # Lord Jim : authoritative text, backgrounds, sources, criticism
    schema:name "Norton critical edition." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1209242> # Indonesia.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Indonesia." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/27104383> # Thomas C. Moser
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Moser" ;
    schema:givenName "Thomas C." ;
    schema:name "Thomas C. Moser" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73862853> # Joseph Conrad
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1857" ;
    schema:deathDate "1924," ;
    schema:familyName "Conrad" ;
    schema:givenName "Joseph" ;
    schema:name "Joseph Conrad" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393963359>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0393963357" ;
    schema:isbn "9780393963359" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.