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Lord Jim

Author: Joseph Conrad; Linda Dryden
Publisher: New York : Signet Classic, 2009, ©1920.
Series: Signet classic.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With a new introduction and an updated bibliography, this reissue celebrates the classic novel that set the style for a whole new class of literature: novels of an outcast from civilization finding refuge in the tropics. This is a story of dramatic action and psychological penetration, a work that critic Morton Danwen Zabel calls an example of Conrad's "central theme ... the grip of circumstances that enforce  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad; Linda Dryden
ISBN: 9780451531278 0451531272 9781451723137 145172313X
OCLC Number: 268796304
Description: 329 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Signet classic.
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad ; with a new introduction by Linda Dryden ; and a new afterword by Cathy Schlund-Vials.

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A bold young English sailor has despised himself ever since an impulsive moment of cowardice. Jim moves East to Patusan, where natives worship him--and where he may be able to find redemption.  Read more...

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-[Conrad has a] particular form of jolting the reader's attention.- -Ford Madox Ford "[Conrad has a] particular form of jolting the reader's attention." -Ford Madox Ford

 
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