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The Nigger of the "Narcissus" : a tale of the sea

Author: Joseph Conrad; Jacques Berthoud
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1984.
Series: World's classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This account of the voyage of a sailing ship from Bombay harbour to the Port of London explores the psychological pressures on a group of nineteenth century seamen as they face the extemes of nature and the secrets and evasions of two of their comrades.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Sea stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad; Jacques Berthoud
ISBN: 0192816233 9780192816238
OCLC Number: 10752890
Description: xliv, 200 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: World's classics.
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad ; edited with an introduction by Jacques Berthoud.
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A dying sailor casts a pall over the other crew members of the Narcissus, as it sails home to London from Bombay.  Read more...

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