Heart of darkness : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticism / Joseph Conrad ; edited by Robert Kimbrough Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924

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Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924.; Heart of darkness (Conrad, Joseph); Psychological fiction, English - History and criticism.
In turn-of-the century Africa, colonial traders driven by greed brave forbidding dangers to exploit the continent's vast treasures. One of these is sea captain Marlow, who penetrates the Congo's jungles in pursuit of the mysterious Mr. Kurtz, deranged chief of a remote trading station.
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