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Almayer's Folly

A Story of an Eastern River

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Paperback published by Modern Library (Random House Publishing Group)

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Lush prose and penetrating psychological insight infuse Conrad's first novel with the qualities that have made him one of the most popular and most studied writers in English literature. The novel chronicles the tragic decline of a Dutch merchant isolated in 19th-century Borneo, the machinations of his bitter Malayan wife, and the loss of his much loved daughter.
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Lush prose and penetrating psychological insight infuse Conrad's first novel with the qualities that have made him one of the most popular and most studied writers in English literature. The novel chronicles the tragic decline of a Dutch merchant isolated in 19th-century Borneo, the machinations of his bitter Malayan wife, and the loss of his much loved daughter.
Product Details
Paperback (208 pages)
Published: October 8, 2002
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Imprint: Modern Library
ISBN: 9780375760143
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