Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) is ranked as one of the greatest prose writers in English Literature. Critically reknowned for such works as Heart of Darkness, Lord Jim and Nostromo, Conrad remains a figure of intense interest for modern readers. The Medallion edition ofThe Works of Joseph Conrad brings together his novels and stories, with author prefaces and textual revisions. Also includes the unfinishedSuspense, Last Essays, and early collaborations with Ford Madox Hueffer.
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About 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.
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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