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By Joseph Conrad,Zdzislaw Najder,J. H. Stape

Serialized in Ford Madox Ford's English assessment in 1908–9, a private checklist (1912) either records and fictionalizes Conrad's formative years and the hole phases of his careers as a author and as a seaman. it's also an inventive and political manifesto. This quantity presents the main actual and scholarly version on hand. blunders brought by means of typists and previous publishers were corrected to give the textual content as Conrad meant it. The creation lines Conrad's resources and provides the historical past of writing and reception. The essay at the textual content and the equipment set out the textual heritage. The notes clarify literary and old references, establish areas, and gloss overseas phrases. 4 maps and a genealogical desk complement this explanatory fabric. This version of a private list, verified via smooth textual scholarship, provides Conrad's memories and the volume's prefaces in types extra authoritative than any to this point printed.

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