The Rescue: A Romance of the Shallows

The Rescue: A Romance of the Shallows

by Joseph Conrad
     
 

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The Rescue: A Romance of the Shallows

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The great Conrad's 1920 novel was one of the last to be published before his death four years later. The plot follows the mislaid plans of protagonist Captain Tom Lingard, who, on his way to help a native friend regain his land, falls in love with a married woman whose yacht he saves from floundering.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781522926610
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
12/26/2015
Pages:
470
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.95(d)

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Joseph Conrad

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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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