The Nigger of the Narcissus

The Nigger of the Narcissus

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by Joseph Conrad, James Conrad
     
 

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A dying sailor boards the Narcissus and acts as a memento mori upon his shipmates, eliciting pity and selfless compassion as well as fear, resentment, and a profound hatred. The powerful narrative technique captures every nuance of atmospheric tension for a compelling study of men's characters under conditions of extreme danger and stress. See more details below

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A dying sailor boards the Narcissus and acts as a memento mori upon his shipmates, eliciting pity and selfless compassion as well as fear, resentment, and a profound hatred. The powerful narrative technique captures every nuance of atmospheric tension for a compelling study of men's characters under conditions of extreme danger and stress.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780460877893
Publisher:
Everyman Paperback
Publication date:
09/01/1997
Series:
Paperback Classics Series
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
5.17(w) x 7.84(h) x 0.61(d)

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