Conrad and Language

Conrad and Language


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781474425575
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publication date: 09/01/2017
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Katherine Isobel Baxter is Reader in English Literature at Northumbria University.

Robert Hampson is Professor of Modern Literature in the English Department at Royal Holloway, University of London.

Table of Contents

A Note on Texts;
Conrad and Language: Introduction, Katherine Isobel Baxter and Robert Hampson;
Conrad and Maritime Language: Flying Moors and Crimson Barometers, Robert Hampson;
'I have something in hand that shall strike terror into the heart of these gorged brutes': The Many Meanings of Terror in Conrad's Fiction, Andrew Glazzard;
Conrad, George Moore and the Critique of Abstract Language, John Attridge;
Conra&dacute;s Language of Passivity: Unmoving towards Late Modernism, Yael Levin;
The Powers of Speech in Conrad's Fiction, Josiane Paccaud-Huguet;
'Soundless as Shadows': Language and Disability in the Political Novels, Katherine Isobel Baxter;
Joseph Conrad and Romanized Print Form: from Tuan Almayer to Prince Roman, Chris GoGwilt;
Languages in Conrad's Malay Fiction, Andrew Francis;
Gallicisms: The Secret Agent in Conrad's Prose, Claude Masionnat;
'The speech of my secret choice': Conrad and English, Andrew Purssell;
Recent Russian Translations of Under Western Eyes and The Secret Agent, Ludmilla Voitkovska;
Afterword, Laurence Davies.

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