Heart of Darkness (Paperback)

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By Sir Angels (Editor), Joseph Conrad
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December 2013 Greenlight First Editions Club Selection


Aboard the Nellie, anchored in the River Thames near Gravesend, England, Charles Marlow tells his fellow sailors about the events that led to his appointment as captain of a river steamboat for an ivory trading company. As a child, Marlow had been fascinated by "the blank spaces" on maps, particularly by the biggest, which by the time he had grown up was no longer blank but turned into "a place of darkness". Yet there remained a big river, "resembling an immense snake uncoiled, with its head in the sea, its body at rest curving afar over a vast country and its tail lost in the depths of the land.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781542370622
ISBN-10: 1542370620
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: January 5th, 2017
Pages: 74
Language: English