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By Joseph Conrad,Zdzislaw Najder,J. H. Stape

Serialized in Ford Madox Ford's English assessment in 1908–9, a private checklist (1912) either files and fictionalizes Conrad's youth and the hole phases of his careers as a author and as a seaman. it's also a creative and political manifesto. This quantity presents the main exact and scholarly version on hand. errors brought via typists and prior publishers were corrected to provide the textual content as Conrad meant it. The advent lines Conrad's resources and provides the heritage of writing and reception. The essay at the textual content and the equipment set out the textual historical past. The notes clarify literary and historic references, determine areas, and gloss international phrases. 4 maps and a genealogical desk complement this explanatory fabric. This variation of a private checklist, proven via glossy textual scholarship, provides Conrad's memories and the volume's prefaces in kinds extra authoritative than any to this point printed.

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