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Lord Jim : a romance

Author: Joseph Conrad
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, Page, 1923, ©1900.
Series: Personal edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lord Jim tells the story of a young, idealistic Englishman who is disgraced by a single act of cowardice while serving as an officer on the Patna, a merchant-ship sailing from an eastern port. His life is blighted; an isolated scandal assumes horrifying proportions. An older man, Marlow, befriends Jim, and helps to establish him in Patusan, a remote Malay settlement. There he achieves a kind of peace, but his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924.
Lord Jim.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, Page, 1923, ©1900
(OCoLC)654218483
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad
OCLC Number: 363176
Notes: "Author's note"--Page vii-ix.
Description: ix, 417 pages ; 20 cm
Series Title: Personal edition.
Responsibility: by Joseph Conrad.

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Lord Jim tells the story of a young, idealistic Englishman who is disgraced by a single act of cowardice while serving as an officer on the Patna, a merchant-ship sailing from an eastern port. His life is blighted; an isolated scandal assumes horrifying proportions. An older man, Marlow, befriends Jim, and helps to establish him in Patusan, a remote Malay settlement. There he achieves a kind of peace, but his courage is put to the test once more.

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