Chance by Joseph Conrad

Chance by Joseph Conrad

by Joseph Conrad
     
 

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Joseph Conrad's CHANCE follows the story of Flora De Barral, daughter of the Great De Barral, a monumental swindler, and her love for the sea captain who married her.

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Joseph Conrad's CHANCE follows the story of Flora De Barral, daughter of the Great De Barral, a monumental swindler, and her love for the sea captain who married her.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013948761
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
02/16/2012
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) (born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski) was a British writer of Polish descent; he became a British subject in 1886. Popular during the noontide of the British Empire, Conrad had been a sailor and usually wrote about nautical or seaboard topics. His experiences with the horrors of colonialism in the Congo influenced his seminal work HEART OF DARKNESS.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
December 3, 1857
Date of Death:
August 3, 1924
Place of Birth:
Berdiczew, Podolia, Russia
Place of Death:
Bishopsbourne, Kent, England
Education:
Tutored in Switzerland. Self-taught in classical literature. Attended maritime school in Marseilles, France

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