Joseph Conrad Classics: Nostromo &Almayers Folly Joseph Conrad

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Published: April 28th 2013

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Joseph Conrad Classics: Nostromo &Almayers Folly  by  Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad Classics: Nostromo &Almayers Folly by Joseph Conrad
April 28th 2013 | Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 589 pages | ISBN: | 8.13 Mb

• This edition binds together Nostromo, A Tale of the Seaboard, with a bonus novel: Conrads first sea-faring novel Almayers Folly.Nostromo (1904)Charles Gould is the owner of a silver-mining concession near the fictional port of Sulaco. He isMore• This edition binds together Nostromo, A Tale of the Seaboard, with a bonus novel: Conrads first sea-faring novel Almayers Folly.Nostromo (1904)Charles Gould is the owner of a silver-mining concession near the fictional port of Sulaco. He is also fed up with political instability and corrupt politicians, so Charles throws his support behind a dictator, Ribiera, hoping for stability.

Instead, the country is overrun by revolutionaries and warlords.One of them, Montero invades and orders Nostromo to sell Gould’s silver in the international markets. Nostromos power and fame grow but he is consumed by resentment. Will that also lead to his corruption?Almayer’s Folly (1895)Joseph Conrad’s first novel Almayer’s Folly (1895) tells the story of Almayer, a poor businessman, with a native wife, a daughter and a fantasy about finding a gold mine.Almayer had built a large home for his family, hoping the British would conquer the Pantai River, but the invasion failed to materialise.

Dutch seamen now refer to his house as “Almayer’s Folly”, his wife begins to despise him and a Malayan prince falls in love with her.



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