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The Nigger of the Narcissus [EasyRead Edition]

by Joseph Conrad

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Published by ReadHowYouWant.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adventure / thriller,
  • Action & Adventure,
  • Fiction / Adventure,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8500908M
    ISBN 101425000762
    ISBN 109781425000769

      Buy a cheap copy of The Nigger of the Narcissus: A Tale of book by Joseph Conrad. The text is the authoritative version used in the Collected Works published in , which Conrad prepared from a reprint of the original English version of Free shipping over $Cited by: The Nigger of the "Narcissus" () foreshadows, even suggests prescience of, present-day social concerns—racism, the unionization of labor, socialism/ capitalism, whereas the other major sea tales such as Typhoon, "The Secret Sharer" and The Shadow-Line are more at a remove in their impact on the contemporary reader, given that these have more to do with the Merchant .

    A voyage from East to West. A voyage through life. A voyage into eternity. Conrad takes the reader along all three journeys. Along with Lord Jim, I feel The Nigger of "Narcissus" captures the author at his height and in his most pure form. Another one of his shorter works, a novella, The Nigger of the "Narcissus" condenses into just over a hundred or so pages the style and /5(11). The Nigger of the “Narcissus”, novel by Joseph Conrad, published in The work was based on Conrad’s experiences while serving in the British merchant navy.. All life on board the Narcissus revolves around James Wait, a dying black sailor. Other members of the crew include the strong Captain Allistoun; Craik, an Irish religious fanatic; and Donkin, an arrogant, lazy .

    LibriVox recording of The Nigger of the Narcissus by Joseph Conrad. Read by Tom Crawford. This is the story of a voyage of a merchant sailing ship from Bombay to England, set in the very late 19th century. “It was a bad winter off the Cape that year.”. Wikipedia Book - Nigger of the Narcissus. Download M4B (95MB) Download cover art Download CD case insert. Nigger of the Narcissus. Joseph CONRAD ( - ) This is the story of a voyage of a merchant sailing ship from Bombay to England, set in the very late 19th century. “It was a bad winter off the Cape that year.”.


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Editions for The Nigger of the Narcissus: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), X (Paperback published in ),   The Nigger of the "Narcissus," though not Conrad's best work, is perhaps the best introduction to his work. Many of the themes he would explore in his subsequent works are addressed in this one; for example the psychological struggle with the incomprehsible and the problem of memory vs.

reality/5(23). A dying sailor boards the Narcissus and acts as a memento mori upon his shipmates, eliciting pity and selfless compassion as well as fear, resentment, and a profound hatred. The powerful narrative technique captures every nuance of atmospheric tension for a compelling study of men's characters under conditions of extreme danger and stress/5(2).

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Influence on culture. The myth of Narcissus has inspired artists for at least two thousand years, even before the Roman poet Ovid featured a version in book III of his was followed in more recent centuries by other poets (e.g.

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Henley, however, who had accepted the novel for serialisation in The New Review, published the Preface as an "Afterword" to the last instalment, in December The Preface did not appear again with the novel until the Doubleday.

The Nigger of the Narcissus is a tale about the fall and rescue of mankind through redemption. The inner message lying under the lines and sometimes among the lines is that man must get rid of his powerful irrational unconscious forces before the "voyage has done".

The Nigger of the “Narcissus”: A Tale of the Sea. London: William Heinemann, Octavo, original gilt-stamped gray cloth, uncut. First English edition of Conrad’s first masterpiece. The Nigger of the “Narcissus” was first published in New York in as The Children of the Sea.

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"It was a.