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The Invention of the West

Christopher Gogwilt

The Invention of the West

Joseph Conrad and the Double-Mapping of Europe and Empire

by Christopher Gogwilt

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • History and criticism,
  • Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Europe,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Conrad, Joseph,
  • Views on imperialism,
  • East and West in literature,
  • 20th century,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Invention (Rhetoric),
  • Literature and society,
  • Political fiction, English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7928892M
    ISBN 100804724016
    ISBN 109780804724012

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