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The Rescue a Romance of the Shallows

By: Joseph Conrad

...The Rescue A Romance of the Shallows by Joseph Conrad A PENN STATE ELECTRONIC CLASSICS SERIES PUBLICATION The Resc... ...The Rescue A Romance of the Shallows by Joseph Conrad A PENN STATE ELECTRONIC CLASSICS SERIES PUBLICATION The Rescue by J... ... A PENN STATE ELECTRONIC CLASSICS SERIES PUBLICATION The Rescue by Joseph Conrad is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Por- tab... ...he Rescue triarchal age of 1000 numbers could not be kept wait- ing. Then “Lord Jim,” with about seventeen pages already written at odd times, put in ... ...seen one of them—a true adventurer in his devotion to his impulse—a man of high mind and of pure heart, lay the foundation of a flourish- ing state on... ...graceful curve of the bow, pointed at the setting sun, like a spear poised high in the hand of an enemy. Right aft by the wheel the Malay quartermaste... ...before we managed to clear that islet. I steered by the stars, and, by the Lord Harry, I began to think I had missed you somehow— because it must have... ...ld turn up at meal times on board any trading vessel in the Roads, and the stewards —Chinamen or mulattos—would sulk- ily put on an extra plate withou... ... springing into action lurking in the light grace of its repose. A pair of stewards in white jackets with brass but- tons appeared on deck and began t...

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The Mirror of the Sea

By: Joseph Conrad

...The Mirror of the Sea by Joseph Conrad A PENN STATE ELECTRONIC CLASSICS SERIES PUBLICATION The Mirror of t... ...ENN STATE ELECTRONIC CLASSICS SERIES PUBLICATION The Mirror of the Sea by Joseph Conrad is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This P... ...TE ELECTRONIC CLASSICS SERIES PUBLICATION The Mirror of the Sea by Joseph Conrad is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable... ...e file as an electronic transmission, in any way. The Mirror of the Sea by Joseph Conrad, the Pennsylvania State University, Electronic Classics Serie... ...o wonder at, but I sup- pose I must admit that Mr. B-’s sentiment was of a higher order. Each of us, of course, was extremely anxious about the good a... ...al aspect of this bread-winning, is the attainment and preservation of the highest possible skill on the part of the crafts- men. Such skill, the skil... ...f an impla- cable autocrat out of a pale and frightened sky. He is the war-lord who sends his battalions of At- lantic rollers to the assault of our s... ...ks did the robber sheik hold the trade route of the earth, while our liege lord, the West Wind, slept profoundly like a tired Titan, or else remained ... ...a short, steep ascent by the King’s Head pub., patronized by the cooks and stewards of the fleet, the voice of a man crying “Hot saveloys!” at the end...

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