Conrad’s Narrative Voice

Stylistic Aspects of His Fiction

Werner Senn, University of Berne

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€90,00
$104.00
ISBN13: 
9789004339828
E-ISBN: 
9789004339835
Publication Date: 
January 2017
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Hardback
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271 pp.
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1872-1737
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10

Edited by Allan H. Simmons, St Mary’s University, Twickenham, London, and Susan Jones, St Hilda’s College, Oxford

This fresh collection of essays examine in a striking re-evaluation Chance’s innovative narrative strategies, its up-to-the-minute commentary on female politics, contemporary ethics, as well as its antecedents in classical debate and the significance of Conrad’s last use of a his seaman narrator...
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Volume: 
9
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004308978
E-ISBN: 
9789004308992
Publication date: 
October 2015
€55,00
$71.00

Edited by J. H. Stape, St Mary's University, Twickenham, London, and John G. Peters, University of North Texas

Readers have been aware that the plot for the Napolonic tale “The Duel” derived from an existing account. What has been unknown till now is the large number of venues in which that account variously appeared. This volume traces the tale’s fascinating genealogy and the immediate contemporary...
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004292420
E-ISBN: 
9789004292437
Publication date: 
January 2015
€51,00
$64.00

Cedric Watts

This book offers a detailed discussion of Conrad’s most brilliant and problematic work. Many significant aspects of Heart of Darkness are examined, from plot and characterisation to imagery and symbolism, and particular attention is paid to its ambiguity and paradoxes. By relating the text to a...
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042035270
Publication date: 
January 2012
€49,00
$60.00

Edited by Allan H. Simmons, J.H. Stape and Jeremy Hawthorn

Characterized by Conrad himself as his “most deeply meditated novel,” Under Western Eyes enjoyed a warm reception on its publication in October 1911. In the century since it has rewarded readers with various pleasures. Exploring the intertwined subjects of personal morality, the nature of the...
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042034402
Publication date: 
January 2011
€45,00
$56.00

Edited by J.H. Stape and Ernest W. Sullivan II

Written in 1899-1900, Lord Jim is one of the key works of literary Modernism. A novel of immense power, it has never been out of print, attracting readers for over a century and variously influencing the development of twentieth-century fiction. This page-by-page transcription of the surviving...
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033238
Publication date: 
January 2011
€49,00
$60.00

Edited by Richard J. Hand

Basil Macdonald Hastings’s dramatization of Joseph Conrad’s Victory enjoyed a run of over eighty performances at London’s Globe Theatre in 1919 with actor-producer Marie Löhr in the role of Lena. It remains the most successful stage adaptation of Conrad’s fiction and Conrad himself was closely...
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042025424
Publication date: 
January 2009
€67,00
$82.00

Edited by Owen Knowles

A sequel to A Portrait in Letters: Correspondence to and about Joseph Conrad (Rodopi, 1995), this volume collects and annotates letters to Joseph Conrad by his family, friends, admirers, and publishers. An indispensable companion to the writer’s own letters, it restores the quality of exchange,...
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042024649
Publication date: 
January 2008
€40,20
$49.20
€67,00
$82.00

Edited by John G. Peters

This is a collection of difficult-to-find and typically early commentary on Conrad’s life and works. The selections contained shed light on Conrad’s life and works, as well as the way in which his works were promoted to the public. Selections include those by the American novelist Christopher...
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042023956
Publication date: 
January 2008
€76,00
$94.00

Martin Ray

This bibliography, the first volume in the new Conrad Studies series published in cooperation with The Joseph Conrad Society (UK), collects and annotates impressions and memories of Joseph Conrad by his family, friends, and acquaintances. It covers full length memoirs as well as newspaper and...
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042022980
Publication date: 
January 2007
€31,80
$39.00
€53,00
$65.00