skip to content
Joseph Conrad : a life Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Joseph Conrad : a life

Author: Zdzisław Najder; Halina Carroll-Najder
Publisher: Rochester, N.Y. : Camden House, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Second, extensively rev. edView all editions and formats
Summary:

Up-to-date and extensive revision of Najder's much-acclaimed scholarly biography of Conrad, employing newly accessible sources.

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: Biografie
Named Person: Joseph Conrad
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zdzisław Najder; Halina Carroll-Najder
ISBN: 157113347X 9781571133472
OCLC Number: 891242877
Description: XXIV, 745, [2] s., [32] s. tabl. : il. ; 24 cm.
Contents: In the Shadow of Alien Ghosts: 1857-1874 - Zdzislaw NajderIn Marseilles: 1874-1878 - Zdzislaw NajderThe Red Ensign: 1878-1886 - Zdzislaw NajderMaster in the British Merchant Marine: 1886-1890 - Zdzislaw NajderTo the End of the Night: 1890 - Zdzislaw NajderThe Sail and the Pen: 1891-1894 - Zdzislaw NajderWork and Romance: 1894-1896 - Zdzislaw NajderStrivings, Experiments, Doubts: 1896-1898 - Zdzislaw NajderFord, the Pent, and Jim: 1898-1900 - Zdzislaw NajderDifficult Maturity: 1900-1904 - Zdzislaw NajderUphill: 1904-1909 - Zdzislaw NajderCrisis and Success: 1910-1914 - Zdzislaw NajderJourney to Poland: 1914 - Zdzislaw NajderThe War and the Memories: 1914-1919 - Zdzislaw NajderHope and Resignation: 1919-1924 - Zdzislaw Najder
Other Titles: Życie Conrada-Korzeniowskiego
Responsibility: Zdzisław Najder ; transl. by Halina Najder.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

The most scholarly, most comprehensive, as well as the most faithfully Conradian account of the writer's life . Especially with the publication of its new edition . unlikely to be surpassed for a Read more...

 
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/891242877> # Joseph Conrad : a life
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/891242877#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
   library:oclcnum "891242877" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Place/rochester_n_y> ; # Rochester, N.Y.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Topic/pisarze_angielscy_19_20_w> ; # Pisarze angielscy--19-20 w
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Person/conrad_joseph_1857_1924> ; # Joseph Conrad
   schema:alternateName "Życie Conrada-Korzeniowskiego" ;
   schema:bookEdition "Second, extensively rev. ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Person/carroll_najder_halina> ; # Halina Carroll-Najder
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Person/najder_zdzislaw_1930> ; # Zdzisław Najder
   schema:datePublished "2011" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4757757735> ;
   schema:genre "Biografie" ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Joseph Conrad : a life" ;
   schema:productID "891242877" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/891242877#PublicationEvent/rochester_n_y_camden_house_2011> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Agent/camden_house> ; # Camden House
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781571133472> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/891242877> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Person/carroll_najder_halina> # Halina Carroll-Najder
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Carroll-Najder" ;
   schema:givenName "Halina" ;
   schema:name "Halina Carroll-Najder" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Person/conrad_joseph_1857_1924> # Joseph Conrad
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1857" ;
   schema:deathDate "1924" ;
   schema:familyName "Conrad" ;
   schema:givenName "Joseph" ;
   schema:name "Joseph Conrad" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Person/najder_zdzislaw_1930> # Zdzisław Najder
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1930" ;
   schema:deathDate "" ;
   schema:familyName "Najder" ;
   schema:givenName "Zdzisław" ;
   schema:name "Zdzisław Najder" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4757757735#Topic/pisarze_angielscy_19_20_w> # Pisarze angielscy--19-20 w
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Pisarze angielscy--19-20 w" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781571133472>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "157113347X" ;
   schema:isbn "9781571133472" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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