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Conrad's early sea fiction : the novelist as navigator / Paul Bruss.


Lewisburg : Bucknell University Press, [1979] .
ISBN 0838721338, 9780838721339

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Subjects Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924.
Conrad, Joseph.
Fiction -- Technique.
Navigation in literature.
Sea stories, English -- History and criticism.
Sea stories, English.
Seeroman.
Description 185 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
©1979
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 178-182) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents Conrad's essays: the background behind his early sea fiction -- "The Nigger of the Narcissus" : the new metaphor -- Narrative irony in "Karain: a Memory" -- Conrad's "Youth" : problems of interpretation -- Navigation in "Heart of Darkness" -- "Lord Jim" (I): Marlow's interviews with Jim and with Jewel -- "Lord Jim" (II): Marlow's interviews with the lieutenant and with the philosopher -- "Typhoon" : ironic diminishing of the pattern -- "Falk" : the last maturation -- "The End of the Tether" : teleological diminishing in Conrad's early metaphor of navigation.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4884284
(OCoLC)ocm04884284
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WorldCat Identities Bruss, Paul, 1943-
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