Der er kaos i en sydamerikansk republik: stridende politiske partier, guerillaer, økonomiske magtspil – og ikke mindst et slagsmål om sølvminen San Tomé, et materielt kraftcentrum.... Læs mere
In these three sea stories, based on his own experience, the author invests his portraits of mundane steamers and their crews with epic qualities of fortitude and courage in the face of overwhelming natural odds.
Victory: An Island Tale is the latest volume in the widely praised The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Joseph Conrad. Like its predecessors, this volume offers... Læs mere
The first of a projected eight-volume edition of all the surviving letters of Joseph Conrad. Volume One opens with a child, not yet four, writing to comfort his imprisoned father and closes with an author, exile, and master mariner just turned forty.
An Outcast of the Islands is the latest volume in the widely praised Cambridge Edition of the Works of Joseph Conrad. Like its predecessors in this series, this... Læs mere
The fourth of a projected eight volumes comprising all the surviving letters of Joseph Conrad. Conrad spent half the period covered by these letters writing "Under Western Eyes" and the other half recovering from the ensuing mental and physical breakdown.
This volume, which completes the Cambridge edition of the correspondence of Joseph Conrad, includes letters discovered since the publication of previous volumes, cumulative indexes and further supporting material.