Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2016

160 Pages

9.25 x 6.13 inches

ISBN: 9781784992477

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Conrad's Marlow

Narrative and death in 'Youth', Heart of Darkness, Lord Jim and Chance

Edited by Paul Wake

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Now available in paperback
  • A rigorous investigation of one of the more intriguing characters in English literature
  • Looks at how the character is constructed and is then read against the main literary theorists
  • Illustrates how Marlow is inextricably bound up in both the storytelling and the emergence of meaning
  • Joseph Conrad is still seen as one of the first Modernists, and one of the finest Twentieth-century novelists. Conrad's Marlow incorporates all of the most popular novels