Joseph Conrad's Almayer's Folly (1895) portrays men's prejudice and lust for money. The work also dwells on the theme of colonialism, which persisted through out his works. Set in the lush jungles of Borneo, the work showcases a man's affection for his daughter, which finally leads him into an abyss.
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"Almayer's Folly" from Joseph Conrad. Polish author who wrote in English after settling in England (1857-1924).Review:
"...Almayer's Folly remains a provocative literary document, both for the psychologically compelling story it tells and the artistic story it foretells." English Literature in Transition 1880-1920
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1976. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140000364
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