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Author: Joseph Conrad
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, ©1921.
Series: Modern library of the world's best books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in the islands of the Malay Archipelago, Victory tells the story of a disillusioned Swede, Axel Heyst, who rescues Lena, a young English musician, from the clutches of a brutish German hotel owner. Seeking refuge at Heyst's remote island retreat on Samburan, the couple is soon besieged by three villains dispatched by the enraged hotelier. The arrival on the island paradise of this trio of fiends sets off a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Dust jackets Specimens
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924.
Victory.
New York, Modern library [©1921]
(OCoLC)647054622
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad
OCLC Number: 365097
Description: xvi, 385 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Modern library of the world's best books.
Responsibility: by Joseph Conrad.

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Set in the islands of the Malay Archipelago, Victory tells the story of a disillusioned Swede, Axel Heyst, who rescues Lena, a young English musician, from the clutches of a brutish German hotel owner. Seeking refuge at Heyst's remote island retreat on Samburan, the couple is soon besieged by three villains dispatched by the enraged hotelier. The arrival on the island paradise of this trio of fiends sets off a terrifying series of events that ultimately ends in catastrophe.

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