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The Nigger of the Narcissus
     

The Nigger of the Narcissus

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by Joseph Conrad
 

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Joseph Conrad’s third novel, the Nigger of the Narcissus, tells of a dying sailor who casts a pall over the other crew members of the Narcissus, as it sails home to London from Bombay. It explores and questions the motivations for mankind’s humanitarian sympathies. The classic novel has been formatted for optimal viewing on the Nook and is equipped

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Joseph Conrad’s third novel, the Nigger of the Narcissus, tells of a dying sailor who casts a pall over the other crew members of the Narcissus, as it sails home to London from Bombay. It explores and questions the motivations for mankind’s humanitarian sympathies. The classic novel has been formatted for optimal viewing on the Nook and is equipped with an active Table of Contents for smooth and simple navigation!

Product Details

BN ID:
2940014573580
Publisher:
A & L eBooks
Publication date:
04/26/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
591 KB

Meet the Author

Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) grew up amid political unrest in Russian-occupied Poland. After twenty years at sea with the French and British merchant navies, he settled in England in 1894. Over the next three decades he revolutionized the English novel with books such as Typhoon, Nostromo, The Secret Agent, and especially Heart of Darkness, his best-known and most influential work.

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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