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Victory : an island tale

Author: Joseph Conrad; R G Hampson
Publisher: New York : Penguin, 1989, 1996.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Axel Heyst, a dreamer and a restless drifter, believes he can avoid suffering by cutting himself off from others. Then he becomes involved in the operation of a coal company on a remote island in the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad; R G Hampson
ISBN: 0140189785 9780140189780
OCLC Number: 33598493
Notes: "Introduction and notes by Robert Hampson in Penguin Books (U.K.) 1989"--Title page verso.
Description: 409 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad ; edited with an introduction by Robert Hampson.

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