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Conrad, Joseph 1857-1924

Overview
Works: 5,678 works in 25,940 publications in 39 languages and 535,954 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sea stories  History  Drama  Biography  War films  Film adaptations 
Subject Headings: Novelists, English 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Dedicatee, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Editor, Contributor, Composer, Recipient, Conceptor, Translator, Performer, Originator
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Joseph Conrad
 
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Most widely held works by Joseph Conrad
Lord Jim : an authoritative text ... by Joseph Conrad( Book )

1,185 editions published between 1850 and 2016 in 27 languages and held by 15,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a would-be hero who deserts what he thinks is a sinking ship and thereafter is haunted by shame and the need to explain himself
Heart of darkness : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticism by Joseph Conrad( Book )

833 editions published between 1753 and 2017 in 22 languages and held by 10,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Conrad's haunting tale, Marlow, a seaman and wanderer, recounts his physical and psychological journey in search of the enigmatic Kurtz. Travelling to the heart of the African continent, he discovers how Kurtz has gained his position of power and influence over the local people. Marlow's struggle to fathom his experience involves him in a radical questioning of not only his own nature and values but the nature and values of his society. --From publisher's description
Nostromo by Joseph Conrad( Book )

584 editions published between 1904 and 2016 in 21 languages and held by 7,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Conrad's pessimistic worldview colors this novel depicting the brutality of Latin American politics and the tragedies that inevitably ensue."
The secret agent, a simple tale by Joseph Conrad( Book )

668 editions published between 1902 and 2016 in 20 languages and held by 7,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark, and darkly comic story of a band of spies, anarchists, agents-provocateurs plotting and counter-plotting in the back streets of London in the early 20th Century. The novel centers on Verloc, a shop-owner, phony-anarchist and double-agent, who becomes embroiled in an ambitious terrorist plan to bomb the Greenwich Observatory
The nigger of the "Narcissus" : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, reviews and criticism by Joseph Conrad( Book )

543 editions published between 1896 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 5,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of the voyage of a sailing ship from Bombay harbour to the Port of London explores the psychological pressures on a group of nineteenth century seamen as they face the extemes of nature and the secrets and evasions of two of their comrades
Under Western eyes by Joseph Conrad( Book )

549 editions published between 1910 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 4,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the struggles of a Russian philosophy student who becomes involved against his will in a revolutionist murder
Victory : an island tale by Joseph Conrad( Book )

431 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 4,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A story of rescue and violent tragedy set in the Malayan archipelago, 'Victory' combines high adventure with a sensitive portrayal of three drifters."
Almayer's folly by Joseph Conrad( Book )

576 editions published between 1860 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 4,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a jungle village in eastern Borneo during the 1880s, Almayer's Folly recreates the many conflicts - economic, religious, racial, cultural, sexual - of imperial Europe with the colonized East Indies through Joseph Conrad's story of Kaspar Almayer's personal tragedy: his loss of both his daughter of mixed race to her native lover and his dream of finding enough gold to return to Amsterdam in triumph
Chance; a tale in two parts by Joseph Conrad( Book )

390 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Flora de Barral, a vulnerable and abandoned young girl who is 'like a beggar, without a right to anything but compassion." After her bankrupt father is imprisoned, she learns the harsh fact that a woman in her position has no resources but in herself. Her only means of action is to be what she is
The shadow line; a confession by Joseph Conrad( Book )

509 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 3,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a young sea captain on his first command, coping with a ship becalmed in tropical seas, a crew laid low by fever, and the conviction that his own incompetence is somehow to blame
Heart of darkness by Joseph Conrad( Recording )

174 editions published between 1902 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey up the river in the Belgian Congo is also a journey into the darkest part of a man's soul
An outcast of the islands by Joseph Conrad( Book )

268 editions published between 1895 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peter Willems, a clerk in Macassar, granted a s̀econd chance' at a remote river trading post, falls ever more hopelessly into traps set by himself and others. The pawn of Babalatchi, the one-eyed schemer of power politics, and of the rich Abdulla, who uses Willems to increase his own wealth, his fate is sealed by his lover, Aissa, and by Almayer, an embittered fellow countryman."--Jacket
The rescue : a romance of the shallows by Joseph Conrad( Book )

294 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Captain Tom Lingard sets sail towards the islands of the Eastern Archipelago, he expects an adventurous sea voyage. Instead he finds Mrs. Travels, a woman from an entirely different world with an independence of spirit that strikes a chord in Lingard's heart."
The arrow of gold : a story between two notes by Joseph Conrad( Book )

297 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the young "M. George" strolls into a Marseilles cafe one evening during Carnival, he does not know that his life is about to be changed forever through his meeting with the Englishman Mills and the American Blunt
The rover by Joseph Conrad( Book )

275 editions published between 1922 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of intrigue in the opening days of the Napoleonic wars. Peyrol, a French pirate from the Indian seas, returns to his home country to find himself threatened by both British and French forces. His flight through Imperial France, his daring mission carrying dispatches through the British blockade, and his doomed love affair with the daughter of a French sailor are all related in Conrad's irresistibly atmospheric and suspenseful style
Tales of unrest by Joseph Conrad( Book )

186 editions published between 1898 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The five stories brought together in Tales of Unrest (1898) mark a turning point in the writer's career. Conrad's first short story collection evidences a writer firmly in control of his new craft staking a claim to diverse cultural and fictional territories. The introduction situates the writing of these stories in Conrad's career and discusses their sources and contemporary reception. The explanatory notes identify literary and historical references and real-life places, and indicate influences. Two maps and six illustrations enrich the explanatory matter. The essay on the text lays out the history of the work's composition and publication, details interventions by Conrad's typists, compositors and editors, and explains editorial policy. This edition, established through modern textual scholarship, presents Conrad's stories and his preface to the collection in forms more authoritative than any so far printed"--
Youth, and two other stories by Joseph Conrad( Book )

120 editions published between 1903 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novellen: Youth, og romanen: Heart of darkness, hvor en engelsk styrmand sidder på et skib på Themsen og afventer tidevandet. Imens fortæller han om en dramatisk flodtur ind i Congo og om mødet mellem begærlige kolonibestyrere og udpinte indfødte
Typhoon by Joseph Conrad( Book )

551 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 24 languages and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het schip van kapitein MacWhirr belandt in een tyfoon. Kan hij het schip er veilig doorheen loodsen? Met kleurenfoto's en -illustraties, opdrachten, en MultiRom en een cd met het voorgelezen verhaal en verschillende activiteiten
Notes on life and letters by Joseph Conrad( Book )

112 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herein Conrad discusses a variety of authors and issues, including politics, race, the Russian Revolution, etc. Insight is provided into Conrad's world view
A personal record by Joseph Conrad( Book )

145 editions published between 1908 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout his fiction Conrad was concerned with moral dilemmas, the isolation of the individual to be tested by experience, and the psychology of inner urges in both groups and individuals. His semi-autobiographical Some Reminiscences (1912) (published in the States as A Personal Record) testify to his high artistic aims
 
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Alternative Names
Conrad.

Conrad, J.

Conrad, J. 1857-1924

Conrad, J. (Joseph), 1857-1924

Conrad, Jeff

Conrad, José 1857-1924

Conrad, Josef 1857-1924

Conrad, Josep

Conrad, Josep 1857-1924

Conrad Joseph

conrad, Joseph 1857-1924

Conrad, Józef.

Conrad, Józef 1857-1924

Conrad, Julia

Conrad-Korzeniowski, Josef

Conrad-Korzeniowski, Josef 1857-1924

Conrad-Korzeniowski, Joseph.

Conrad-korzeniowski, Joseph 1857-1924

Conrad Korzeniowski, Józef.

Cozef Konrad

Džozefs Konrads

Iosephus Conrad

J. C. K.

J. C. K 1857-1924

Joseph Conrad anglicko-polský spisovatel

Joseph Conrad écrivain anglais

Joseph Conrad englischsprachiger Schriftsteller

Joseph Conrad lengyel születésű angol regényíró

Joseph Conrad pisarz angielski polskiego pochodzenia

Joseph Conrad Pools schrijver

Joseph Conrad scrittore polacco

Kʿang-la-te

Kʻang-la-te 1857-1924

Kʻolladŭ, Josep 1857-1924

Kônaraiḍa, Jozepha

Konrad, Dzd 1857-1924

Konrad, Dzd (Dzhozef), 1857-1924

Konrad, Dzhozef

Konrad, Dzhozef 1857-1924

Konrad, Dzjozef 1857-1924

Konrad, Džouzef.

Konrad, Džozef.

Konrad, Džozef 1857-1924

Konrad, Josef

Konrad, Josef 1857-1924

Konrad, Josef T. 1857-1924

Konrad Nalecz Korzeniowsky, Jozef Tedor 1857-1924

Konrad, Xhozef

Konrads, Džozefs 1857-1924

Kʻonradŭ, Chosep 1857-1924

Kʻonradŭ, Josep 1857-1924

Konrant, Tzozeph 1857-1924

Konreds, Džozifs

Konreds, Džozifs 1857-1924

Korseniowski, Joseph Conrad Theodore 1857-1924

Korzeniovski, J.

Korzeniovski, Teodor Jósef Konrad.

Korzeniowski, .. 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, J.T.K.

Korzeniowski, Josef Conrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Josef Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski Josef Teodor

Korzeniowski, Jósef Teodor Konrad Naleçz 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Joseph 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Joseph Conrad-

Korzeniowski, Joseph Conrad- 1857-19

Korzeniowski, Joseph Conrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Joseph Conrad Theodore

Korzeniowski, Joseph Conrad Theodore 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Joszef Teodor Konrad

Korzeniowski, Józef 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Konrad Teodor

Korzeniowski Józef Konrad Teodor 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef T. 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad Nałe̜cz 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad Nalecz 1857-1924 Wirklicher Name von Joseph Conrad

Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad Nalecz Wirklicher Name von Joseph Conrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Konrad.

Korzeniowski, Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski Teodor Josef Konrad

Korzeniowski, Teodor Józef Konrad.

Korzeniowski Teodor Józef Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowski, Theodor Josef Konrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowsky, Joseph Conrad 1857-1924

Korzeniowsky, Józef Teodor Konrad 1857-1924

Kūnrād, Ǧūzīf

Kūnrād, Ǧūzīf 1857-1924

Nałecz Korzeniowski, Józef Teodor Konrad 1857-1924

Qônrâd, Ǧôzef 1857-1924

Qôženyôvsqî, Têʾôdôr Yôsēf Qônrâd 1857-1924

S. C. (1738-1837)

Τζόζεφ Κόνραντ

Джозеф Конрад

Джозеф Конрад англійський письменник польського походження

Джозэф Конрад

Джоузеф Конрад

Коженевский Т. Ю. К

Коженевский Т. Ю. К. 1857-1924

Коженевский, Юзеф Теодор Конрад

Конрад, Джозеф 1857-1924

Конрад, Джозеф английский писатель польского происхождения

Џозеф Конрад

Ժոզեֆ Կոնրադ

ג'וזף קונרד

ג'וזף קונרד סופר בריטי

קאנראד, ג'וזף 1857-1924

קונראד, ג׳וזף 1857־1924

קונראד, ג׳וסף

קונראד, ג'וזף

קונראד, יוסף

קונרד, ג׳וזף

קונרד, ג׳וזף 1857-1924

קונרד, ג'וזף 1857-1924

קונרד, יוסף

جوزف کنراد

جوزيف كونراد

جوزيف كونراد، 1857-1924

جۆزێف کۆنراد

كونراد، جوزف، 1857-1924

كونراد، جوزيف

كونرد، جوزف

जोसेफ कोनराड

জোসেফ কনরাড

ਜੋਜ਼ਫ ਕੋਨਰਾਡ

ஜோசப் கொன்ராட்

ജോസഫ് കോൺറാഡ്

โจเซฟ คอนราด

ကွန်းရက်၊ ဂျိုးဇက်

ჯოზეფ კონრადის ბნელეთის გული

조지프 콘래드

콘라드, 조세프 1857-1924

콘라드, 조셉 1857-1924

콘래드, 조셉 1857-1924

콘래드, 조지프 1857-1924

コンラッド

コンラッド, ジョウゼフ

コンラッド, ジョゼフ

ジョゼフ・コンラッド

康拉德 1857-1924

约瑟夫·康拉德

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Heart of darkness : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticismNostromoThe secret agent, a simple taleThe nigger of the "Narcissus" : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, reviews and criticismUnder Western eyesVictory : an island taleAlmayer's follyChance; a tale in two parts