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Heart of Darkness
by Conrad, Joseph, And Armstrong, Paul B (Editor)

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Penguin Classics presents Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, adapted for audio and available as a digital download as part of the Penguin English Library series. Read by David Threlfall, the star of the hit Channel 4 series, Shameless. 'The mind of man is capable of anything - because everything is in it, all the past as well as all the future. What was there after all? Joy, fear, sorrow, devotion, rage - who can tell? - but truth - truth stripped of its cloak of time. Let the fool gape and shudder - the man knows, and can look on without a wink' Marlow, a seaman, tells of a journey up the Congo. His goal is the troubled European and ivory trader Kurtz. Worshipped and feared by invaders as well as natives, Kurtz has become a godlike figure, his presence pervading the jungle like a thick, obscuring mist. As his boat labours further upstream, closer and closer to Kurtz's extraordinary and terrible domain, so Marlow finds his faith in himself and civilization crumbling. Conrad's Heart of Darkness has been considered the most important indictment of the evils of imperialism written to date. Part of a series of vintage recordings taken from the Penguin Archives. Affordable, collectable, quality productions - perfect for on-the-go listening.

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Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions)Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Trade paperback)
Pub. Date: 2005
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Price: $3.20
Seller: Opalick, evans, GA, USA
Condition: Fair
Notes: Buy with confidence! Comes with our 100% money back guarantee! ! Tracking included with every order! ! ! The cover is clean but does show some wear....The cover has curled corners....This book has markings on the cover....The pages show normal wear....Page corners are curled....Book has highlights and or underlining....
Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions)Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Price: $3.45
Seller: Owls Books, Toledo, OH, USA
Description: All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor highlighting and marginalia, cocked spine or torn dust jacket. Maybe an ex-library copy and not include the accompanying CDs, access codes or other supplemental materials.
Condition: Good
 
 
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    Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    Description: All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor highlighting and marginalia, cocked spine or torn dust jacket. Maybe an ex-library copy and not include the accompanying CDs, access codes or other supplemental materials.
    Condition: Good

    Owls Books
    Toledo, OH, USA
    $3.45
    Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    Description: Shows some signs of wear from usage. Is no longer bright/shinny. Edge wear from storage and shelving.
    Condition: Very good

    Owls Books
    Toledo, OH, USA
    $3.45
    Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    Description: Shows some signs of wear from usage. Is no longer bright/shinny. Edge wear from storage and shelving.
    Condition: Very good

    Owls Books
    Toledo, OH, USA
    $3.45
    Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    Description: Shows some signs of wear from usage. Is no longer bright/shinny. Edge wear from storage and shelving.
    Condition: Very good

    Owls Books
    Toledo, OH, USA
    $3.45
    Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    Description: All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor highlighting and marginalia, cocked spine or torn dust jacket. Maybe an ex-library copy and not include the accompanying CDs, access codes or other supplemental materials.
    Condition: Good

    Owls Books
    Toledo, OH, USA
    $3.45
    Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    Condition: Fair
    Notes: Noticeably used book. Text is legible but may be soiled and have binding defects. Heavy wear to covers and pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included.

    Owls Books
    Toledo, OH, USA
    $3.45
    Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    Description: All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor highlighting and marginalia, cocked spine or torn dust jacket. Maybe an ex-library copy and not include the accompanying CDs, access codes or other supplemental materials.
    Condition: Good

    Owls Books
    Toledo, OH, USA
    $3.45
    Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    Description: All pages and cover are intact. Possible slightly loose binding, minor highlighting and marginalia, cocked spine or torn dust jacket. Maybe an ex-library copy and not include the accompanying CDs, access codes or other supplemental materials.
    Condition: Good

    Owls Books
    Toledo, OH, USA
    $3.45
    Heart of Darkness (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Pub. Date: 2005-12-13
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    Condition: Fair
    Notes: Noticeably used book. Text is legible but may be soiled and have binding defects. Heavy wear to covers and pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included.

    Owls Books
    Toledo, OH, USA
    $3.45
 
 

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Overview

Penguin Classics presents Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, adapted for audio and available as a digital download as part of the Penguin English Library series. Read by David Threlfall, the star of the hit Channel 4 series, Shameless. 'The mind of man is capable of anything - because everything is in it, all the past as well as all the future. What was there after all? Joy, fear, sorrow, devotion, rage - who can tell? - but truth - truth stripped of its cloak of time. Let the fool gape and shudder - the man knows, and can look on without a wink' Marlow, a seaman, tells of a journey up the Congo. His goal is the troubled European and ivory trader Kurtz. Worshipped and feared by invaders as well as natives, Kurtz has become a godlike figure, his presence pervading the jungle like a thick, obscuring mist. As his boat labours further upstream, closer and closer to Kurtz's extraordinary and terrible domain, so Marlow finds his faith in himself and civilization crumbling. Conrad's Heart of Darkness has been considered the most important indictment of the evils of imperialism written to date. Part of a series of vintage recordings taken from the Penguin Archives. Affordable, collectable, quality productions - perfect for on-the-go listening.

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  • PID: 14788569410
  • ISBN-13: 9780393926361
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
  • Seller: Alibris
    Description: Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 514 p. Contains: Illustrations.
    Condition: Very Good, Some underlining used.