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Almayer's Folly: A Story of an Eastern River

Almayer's Folly: A Story of an Eastern River

Almayer's Folly: A Story of an Eastern River

  • Author: First Published: 2017-12-01
  • Genres: Literature Reads: 0
  • Words: 62586 Status: Completed
  • Score: 5.0 (0)

Almayer's Folly was Conrad's first novel, set in a remote Bornean outpost at the end of the 19th century. Conrad draws on his own experience to present the strains of life at a cultural crossroads. The Dutch trader, Almayer, is stranded in Sambir, thirty miles up a virtually unknown equatorial river. He lives among of and new cultures; his wife is Sulu (Philippino), behind him live his Arab rivals...

Almayer's Folly was Conrad's first novel, set in a remote Bornean outpost at the end of the 19th century. Conrad draws on his own experience to present the strains of life at a cultural crossroads. The Dutch trader, Almayer, is stranded in Sambir, thirty miles up a virtually unknown equatorial river. He lives among of and new cultures; his wife is Sulu (Philippino), behind him live his Arab rivals...

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