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Heart of darkness and, the secret sharer

Author: Joseph Conrad
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2005.
Series: Signet classics
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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[The tale in this novel]: it is a journey into darkness and horror - both literally, as the narrator descends into a sinister jungle landscape, and metaphorically, as he witnesses the depths of moral depravity symbolized by the agent Kurtz. Another voyage into the self occurs in [the novel], the tale of a young sea captain's first command as he sails into the Gulf of Siam - and into an encounter with his 'double, '  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad
OCLC Number: 62186600
Notes: Originally published: New York : Signet Classic, [1997].
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Introduction / Joyce Carol Oates --
The secret sharer --
Heart of darkness.
Series Title: Signet classics
Other Titles: Secret sharer.
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad ; with a new introduction by Joyce Carol Oates.

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[The tale in this novel]: it is a journey into darkness and horror - both literally, as the narrator descends into a sinister jungle landscape, and metaphorically, as he witnesses the depths of moral depravity symbolized by the agent Kurtz. Another voyage into the self occurs in [the novel], the tale of a young sea captain's first command as he sails into the Gulf of Siam - and into an encounter with his 'double, ' the Jungian shadow self of the unconscious mind.-Back cover.

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