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Lord Jim / Edition 1

Lord Jim / Edition 1

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by Joseph Conrad
     
 

ISBN-10: 1551111721

ISBN-13: 9781551111728

Pub. Date: 11/07/2000

Publisher: Broadview Press

Jim, first mate on board the Patna, is 'a simple and sensitive character', a raw youth dreaming dreams of heroism. But when the Patna threatens to sink, Jim takes the cowardly way out, and jumps clear. His unbearable guilt and its consequences are shaped into a narrative of immeasurable richness.

Overview

Jim, first mate on board the Patna, is 'a simple and sensitive character', a raw youth dreaming dreams of heroism. But when the Patna threatens to sink, Jim takes the cowardly way out, and jumps clear. His unbearable guilt and its consequences are shaped into a narrative of immeasurable richness.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781551111728
Publisher:
Broadview Press
Publication date:
11/07/2000
Series:
Literary Texts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
455
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 5.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
A Note on the Text and on Editorial Procedures
Joseph Conrad: A Brief Chronology
Chronology of Events in Lord Jim
Map

Lord Jim

Appendix A: Conrad’s “Author’s Note” (1917)
Appendix B: Comments by Conrad
Appendix C: Contemporaneous Reviews
Appendix D: Sources and Contexts (1): James Brooke, the “White Rajah” of Sarawak
Appendix E: Sources and Contexts (2): The Jeddah Scandal
Appendix F: Sources and Contexts (3): McNair’s Perak and the Malays
Appendix G: Sources and Contexts (4): Wallace, Stein, and Doramin
Appendix H: Sources and Contexts (5): The Douro, the Cutty Sark, and the Rev. William Hazlitt
Appendix I: Comments on Imperialism and Colonialism

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