One of the greatest English writers of the 19th century was a Polish-born man who couldn’t even speak English fluently until he had entered adulthood. Nevertheless, Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) went on to have a well-regarded literary career that bridged Romanticism and Modernism while also covering the zenith and twilight of the British empire. Conrad used his experience within the British empire to write novels and stories that often used the sea ...
By Joseph Conrad
Paperback: 226 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (December 2, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.5 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 9300783
Format: PDF Text djvu book
Joseph Conrad's earliest works (Almayer's Folly ,1895; Outcast of the Islands, 1896) dovetailed each other in characters and settings for the plots about Dutch and British expats as lingering legacies of "white man's burden" in former colonial Dutch