Nostromo

Nostromo

A Tale of the Seaboard


Introduction by: Veronique Pauly
Editor: Veronique Pauly
Editor: J. H. Stape

Format
Paperback
Price
$16.00
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780141441634
  • 544 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

Nostromo, published in 1904, is one of Conrad’s finest works. Nostromo – though one hundred years old – says as much about today’s Latin America as any of the finest recent accounts of that region’s turbulent political life. Insistently dramatic in its storytelling, spectacular in its recreation of the subtropical landscape, this picture of an insurrectionary society and the opportunities it provides for moral corruption gleams on every page with its author’s dry, undeceived, impeccable intelligence.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Nostromo

Nostromo

Joseph Conrad, Introduction by: Veronique Pauly, Editor: Veronique Pauly, Editor: J. H. Stape

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