The Cambridge Companion to Joseph Conrad / Edition 1

The Cambridge Companion to Joseph Conrad / Edition 1

by J. H. Stape, J. H. Stape
     
 

Leading scholars provide a comprehensive introduction to the work of Joseph Conrad.See more details below

Overview

Leading scholars provide a comprehensive introduction to the work of Joseph Conrad.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521484848
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/27/1996
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)

Meet the Author

J. H. Stape is Research Fellow at St Mary's University College, Twickenham, London and has taught at universities in England, Canada, France and the Far East. Author of The Several Lives of Joseph Conrad (2007), he has edited several of Conrad's texts and is co-editor of Conrad's collected letters (Volumes 7 and 9). He has also published on E. M. Forster, William Golding, Thomas Hardy, Frank Harris, Angus Wilson and Virginia Woolf.

Table of Contents

Notes on contributors; Preface; Chronology of Conrad's life; List of abbreviations; 1. Conrad's life Owen Knowles; 2. The short fiction Gail Fraser; 3. 'Heart of Darkness' Cedric Watts; 4. Lord Jim J. H. Stape; 5. Nostromo Eloise Knapp Hay; 6. The Secret Agent Jacques Berthoud; 7. Under Western Eyes Keith Carabine; 8. The late novels Robert Hampson; 9. Conradian narrative Jakob Lothe; 10. Conrad and imperialism Andrea White; 11. Conrad and Modernism Kenneth Graham; 12. Conrad's influence Gene M. Moore; Further reading; Index.

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