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By Joseph Conrad,J. H. Stape,Ernest W. Sullivan II

considering its first visual appeal in Blackwood's Edinburgh journal in 1899 and 1900, Lord Jim (1900) has been acclaimed as a modernist masterwork. Its narrative thoughts and mental complexity make it the most influential fictions written within the 20th century and it has challenged and influenced generations of readers in addition to writers on and of fiction. This variation, demonstrated via sleek textual scholarship, offers Conrad's novel and its preface in a sort extra authoritative than any thus far published. The creation situates the unconventional in Conrad's profession and lines its resources and modern reception. The explanatory notes establish literary and old references and real-life areas and point out Conrad's major affects. Glossaries, maps and illustrations are supplied for extra context, in addition to a brand new transcription of 'Tuan Jim: A Sketch', a partial draft of the radical, and showing in print for the 1st time, Conrad's agreement for the book.

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