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Os críticos são praticamente unânimes em considerar 'Nostromo' o melhor romance de Joseph Conrad (....-....), autor de grandes obras como No coração das trevas. Os historiadores da literatura, por sua vez, vêem no mesmo Conrad um dos expoentes da...
Originally published in 1904, Nostromo is considered be one of Conrad's best novels. The characters in this book are a stunning and extremely pessimistic examination of the evil within all humans. Even the hero (Nostromo) sir comes to temptation and...
Excerpt from Nostromo a Tale of the Seaboard On the second evening an upright spiral of smoke (it could only have been from their camp-hte) was seen for the first time within memory of man standing up faintly upon the sky above a razor-backed ridge...sob encomenda
Tale of capitalist exploitation and rebellion, set in a fictional South American republic, employs flashbacks and glimpses of the future to depict the lure of silver and its effects on men.
Nostromo is set in the South American country of Costaguana with a long history of tyranny, revolution and warfare. Costaguana has recently experienced a period of stability under the dictator Ribiera. Charles Gould is a native Costaguanero of...
Conrad,Joseph; Conrad, Joseph(8881312)
Considerada por algunos críticos la gran novela inglesa del siglo XIX. NOSTROMO 1904 es un apasionante relato en el que la peripecia política se entrevera con la pintura de emociones y caracteres humanos. de la que Joseph Conrad 1857-1924 fue gran...sob encomenda
I don't mean to say that I became then conscious of any impending change in my mentality and in my attitude towards the tasks of my writing life. And perhaps there was never any change, except in that mysterious, extraneous thing which has nothing to...
The narrative deals with the ideals of a man and his inability to live up to them. The vividly drawn characters are dealt with severe blows at the hands of fate. It is a story of betrayal and deceit of the protagonist; not only to the other...
Conrad,Joseph; Conrad, Joseph(9728402)
Nostromo is the only man capable of the decisive action needed to save the silver of the San Tome mine and secure independence for Sulaco, Occidental province of the Latin American state of Costaguana. Is his integrity as unassailable as everyone...sob encomenda
Nostromo is a story of revolution and betrayal set in a fictional South American republic called Costaguana. Señor Gould, the owner of a silver-mining company, entrusts his silver to Nostromo, an apparently incorruptible Italian expatriate, but can...
Conrad set his novel in the mining town of Sulaco, an imaginary port in the occidental region of the country of Costaguana. The book has more fully developed characters than any other of his novels, but two characters dominate the narrative: Señor...
Conrad,Joseph; Conrad, Joseph(206741)
A gripping tale of capitalist exploitation and rebellion, set amid the mist-shrouded mountains of a fictional South American republic, employs flashbacks and glimpses of the future to depict the lure of silver and its effects on men. Conrad's deep...
Os críticos são praticamente unânimes em considerar Nostromo o melhor romance de Joseph Conrad. Os historiadores da literatura, por sua vez, não discrepam em ver no mesmo Conrad um dos expoentes da prosa de ficção inglesa, o principal elo de...