The Nigger of the Narcissus

By: Conrad, Joseph; Jones, Howard Mumford; Sheets, Millard

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Near fine large hardcover, spine faintly toned. Very good publisher's slipcase included, lightly rubbed and faintly toned slipcase. xviii, 161 pp. Large hardcover in publisher's slipcase. Illustrations by Millard Sheets. Includes Sandglass. The Nigger of the 'Narcissus': A Tale of the Forecastle (1897; also subtitled A Tale of the Sea and published in the US as The Children of the Sea) is a novella by Joseph Conrad. Because of its quality compared to earlier works, some have described it as marking the start of Conrad's major, or middle, period; others have placed it as the best work of his early, or first, period.KEYWORDS: JOSEPH CONRAD SANDGLASS NIGGER OF NARCISSUS LITERATURE NAUTICAL FICTION

Title: The Nigger of the Narcissus

Author: Conrad, Joseph; Jones, Howard Mumford; Sheets, Millard

Illustrator: Sheets, Millard

Categories: Literature, Nautical,

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1965

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2208181