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Joseph Conrad : the Secret agent

Author: Cedric Watts
Publisher: Penrith : Humanities-Ebooks, ©2007.
Series: Literature insights.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This critical and contextual study guide by a very distinguished critic of Modernist literature sheds new light on Conrad's topical novel of espionage and terrorism.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cedric Watts
ISBN: 9781847600325 1847600328
OCLC Number: 743138427
Description: 1 online resource (81 pages).
Contents: Cover ; Copyright and Licence; Title Page; A Note on the Author; Contents ; 1. Editorial Note, Acknowledgements and Abbreviations; 2. Biographical; Conrad's Progress; 3. The Composition of The Secret Agent and its Modes of Publication; 3.1. Composition; 3.2. The Serial and the First Book Edition; 3.3. The Stage Version; 4. The Opening, the Plot and the Narration; 4.1. The Title, Sub-Title and Dedication; 4.2. A Plot-Summary and Its Limitations; 4.3. The Ironic Method; 4.4. The Character of the Narrator; 5. Themes, Sources and Contexts; 5.1. Preamble; 5.2. Time. 5.3. The Greenwich Bomb, Anarchists, Fenians and Jews5.4. Lavater, Lombroso, Physiognomy and Criminology; 5.5. Political Contexts; 6. Literary Influences and Analogues; 6.1. Dickens; 6.2. Naturalism, Zola and Ibsen; 6.3. Terrorist Fiction and The Premier and the Painter; 7. Analyses; 7.1. Temporalities; 7.2. Mind, Matter and Topography; 7.3. Aspects of Characterisation; 8. Critical Survey; 8.1. Contemporaneous Responses; 8.2. Subsequent Responses; 9. Conclusion; 10. Bibliography ; Insights.
Series Title: Literature insights.
Responsibility: Cedric Watts.

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