Within the Tides by Joseph Conrad audiobook

Within the Tides

By Joseph Conrad
Read by Geoffrey Howard

Blackstone Publishing
5.72 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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The four stories contained in Within the Tides are linked by Conrad’s treatment of loyalty and betrayal. They range in setting from the Far East to eighteenth-century Spain to England. The tone shifts from the tragic inevitability of “The Planter of Malata” and the pathos of “Because of the Dollars” to the gothic atmosphere of “The Inn of the Two Witches” and the grim humor of “The Partner.” Experimental in form, these stories represent yet another branch of Conrad’s search for moral truth.

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Summary

Summary

The four stories contained in Within the Tides are linked by Conrad’s treatment of loyalty and betrayal. They range in setting from the Far East to eighteenth-century Spain to England. The tone shifts from the tragic inevitability of “The Planter of Malata” and the pathos of “Because of the Dollars” to the gothic atmosphere of “The Inn of the Two Witches” and the grim humor of “The Partner.” Experimental in form, these stories represent yet another branch of Conrad’s search for moral truth.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“[A] master of the English language.” F.R. Leavis
“Howard ably adapts his tone, pace and insight to convey the intricacies of Conrad’s splendid fiction and deep characters.” AudioFile
“Throughout, the great Conrad displays his masterly use of the language and his understanding of the human mind and soul.” Library Journal

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 5.72
Audience: Adult
Language: English