Tales of Unrest
by Joseph Conrad
Publisher: E. Nash & Grayson 1900
Number of pages: 320
In these tales, people are put under heavy mental stress by fatal accidents, hostile environments or insoluble doubts. Their reactions become uncontrollable. These short stories give a good picture of Joseph Conrad's themes ...
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by Joseph Conrad - New York Harper
Exciting tale of love, politics and revolution, set in a South American country during the 1890s. Nostromo is a monument to futility, it reveals how honor, loyalty, and idealism are inadequate defenses against the assault of evil and corruption.
by Joseph Conrad - Doubleday
A story of a young, idealistic Englishman who is disgraced by a single act of cowardice while serving as an officer on a merchant-ship sailing from an eastern port. His life is ruined: an isolated scandal has assumed horrifying proportions.
by Joseph Conrad - eBooks@Adelaide
The six stories in this volume are the result of some three or four years of occasional work. The dates of their writing are far apart, their origins are various. None of them are connected directly with personal experiences...
by Joseph Conrad - Methuen & Co.
A century after its publication, Under Western Eyes is as compelling and as relevant to our own age as it was to an earlier age of political terrorism. The depth of the characters and the moral power of the storyline make this a must read for all.