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Typhoon, and other stories

Joseph Conrad

Typhoon, and other stories

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Published by Doubleday, Doran and Co. in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


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Statementby Joseph Conrad
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 277 p.
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26883578M

  Book description: These powerful stories, as Conrad critic Paul Kirschner has observed, present “a chiaroscuro of sea and land life in an alternating rhythm of hope and despair.” In “Typhoon,” a storm upends a captain’s complacency, hurling him and his crew into a terrifying battle with nature.   Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Typhoon and Other Tales by Joseph Conrad (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!   Here are six inspiring stories from the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan. 1. The Birth of Baby Bea Joy. On November 11th, only two days after Haiyan wreaked havoc Author: Nicole Paulhus.


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Most people will think of Typhoon and the fantastic description of the actual storm, but this like the other stories in the book is not really the main part of the tale - it is what to do with the fate of the coolies that the ship is carrying.

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Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A disturbing and powerful p /5. Other characters include the young Jukes - most probably an alter ego of Conrad from the time he had sailed under captain John McWhirr - Typhoon, Joseph Conrad Many chronicles have been written about life at sea, but few, if any, can compare with Joseph Conrad's masterpiece/5.

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Typhoon and other stories. [Joseph Conrad] -- The tale of the old steamer Nan-Han and its ageless Captain MacWhirr who are caught in a typhoon in the South China Sea. Your Web browser is. Nels Pearson contributed the explanatory notes, pp.

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Typhoon, and other stories. [Joseph Conrad] -- Typhoon: Captain MacWhirr and his first mate Jukes keep their ship, the Nan Shan, afloat during a brutal hurricane, faltering engines, and passenger uprisings.

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Joseph Conrad’s Typhoon and Other Tales – a book review This short Oxford University Press edition includes four short stories by Joseph Conrad: Typhoon, Falk, Amy Foster and The Secret Sharer, and a very useful introduction.I loved it. I do not typically read shorter fiction, but these stories were incredibly satisfying in their sense of completeness and wholenesss as works of art.

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8vo., black cloth stamped in gilt. Corners bumped, moderate shelfwear. Spine slightly rolled. Personal armorial bookplate to front pastedown, ink ownership to front flyleaf.

Minor occasional foxing.