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Lord Jim

Joseph Conrad

Lord Jim

by Joseph Conrad

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Published by The Modern library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Joseph Conrad ; introduction by J. Donald Adams
SeriesThe Modern library of the world"s best books
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 417 p. ;
Number of Pages417
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26563508M

About Lord Jim. This immortal novel of the sea tells the story of a British sailor haunted by a single youthful act of cowardly betrayal. To the white men in Bombay, Calcutta, and Rangoon, Jim is a man of mystery. To the primitive natives deep in the Malayan jungle, he is a god gifted with supernatural powers. Lord Jim is a Technicolor adventure film made by Columbia Pictures in Super Panavision. The picture was produced and directed by Richard Brooks with Jules Buck and Peter O'Toole as associate producers, from a screenplay by Brooks. The film stars O'Toole, James Mason, Curd Jürgens, Eli Wallach, Jack Hawkins, Paul Lukas, and Daliah faburrito.com by: Bronisław Kaper.

Jim's jumping from the Patna controls the rest of his life. Concerning the episode of the Patna and the pilgrims, Conrad is basing this part of Lord Jim upon an actual event. The actual ship was named the Jeddah, and it was loaded with about 1, pilgrims. When it almost foundered, the ship was abandoned by the captain and the crew, who were. To be perfectly honest, reading this book is no easy cruise. Conrad was never one to write a perfectly chronological book, and Lord Jim is no exception. There are flashbacks, flashbacks within flas. A summary of Chapters 1 and 2 in Joseph Conrad's Lord Jim. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Lord Jim and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans.

Jan 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Lord Jim book by Joseph Conrad. A bold young English sailor has despised himself ever since an impulsive moment of cowardice. Jim moves East to Patusan, where natives worship him-and he may be Free shipping over $/5(5). If you want to do Lord Jim as an audio book, this is the version to get. Seriously. I tried it as an audio book before, and I couldn't get through it - the reader was treating it as his own Broadway one-man show, and the voices were so affected I couldn't take it. Oct 06,  · Lord Jim. I read this book in my A.P. English class. We as a class felt that Conrad used way too much imagery and the detail went on and on. Jim is beyond flawed. Many of us felt he should have used the revolver on himself instead of the assassins. Jim just kept running from his fate, but in reality, Jim was running from himself.


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Captain Marlow, professional sailor and amateur storyteller, decides to hold his own open mic night and tell an audience all about the tragic tale of Jim. Back in the day Jim abandoned his sinking ship along with other members of the crew.

Jim turned himself in to authorities and went on trial for dereliction (abandonment) of.A classic of early literary modernism, Lord Ebook tells the story of a young "simple and sensitive character" who loses his honor in a display of cowardice at sea -- and of his expiation of that sin against his own "shadowy ideal of conduct" on the remote island of Patusan.