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By Joseph Conrad

ISBN-10: 1169178138

ISBN-13: 9781169178137

ISBN-10: 1406585092

ISBN-13: 9781406585094

vintage shortish tale via Conrad that relates his self-thought alienation from British society, as a tender overseas guy survives a shipwreck off the coast of Kent, England simply to be kept away from through lots of the townsfolk. the only exception is the loving, if dull-witted, omit Foster.

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Kennedy is a rustic healthcare professional, and lives in Colebrook, at the shorelines of Eastbay. The excessive floor emerging all at once at the back of the purple roofs of the little city crowds the old fashioned excessive highway opposed to the wall which defends it from the ocean. past the ocean wall there curves for miles in an unlimited and common sweep the barren seashore of shingle, with the village of Brenzett status out darkly around the water, a spire in a clump of bushes; and nonetheless extra out the perpendicular column of a lighthouse, taking a look within the distance no higher than a lead pencil, marks the vanishing element of the land. the rustic in the back of Brenzett is low and flat, however the bay in all fairness good sheltered from the seas, and infrequently an immense send, windbound or via pressure of climate, uses the anchoring flooring a mile and a part due north from you as you stand on the again door of the "Ship lodge" in Brenzett. A dilapidated windmill close to via lifting its shattered palms from a mound no loftier than a garbage heap, and a Martello tower squatting on the water's part half of one mile to the south of the Coastguard cottages, are commonly used to the skippers of small craft...

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