FREE SHIPPING BOTH WAYS
ON EVERY ORDER!
LIST PRICE:
$22.05

OUR PRICE:
$10.00

You may extend rentals at any time.


Heart of Dark Nce 4E PA

ISBN: 9780393926361 | 0393926362
Edition: 4th
Format: Textbook Paperback
Publisher: W W NORTON
Pub. Date: 12/17/2005

Why Rent from Knetbooks?

Because Knetbooks knows college students. Our rental program is designed to save you time and money. Whether you need a textbook for a semester, quarter or even a summer session, we have an option for you. Simply select a rental period, enter your information and your book will be on its way!

Top 5 reasons to order all your textbooks from Knetbooks:

  • We have the lowest prices on thousands of popular textbooks
  • Free shipping both ways on ALL orders
  • Most orders ship within 48 hours
  • Need your book longer than expected? Extending your rental is simple
  • Our customer support team is always here to help
The Fourth Edition is again based on Robert Kimbrough's meticulously re-edited text. Missing words have been restored and the entire novel has been repunctuated in accordance with Conrad's style. The result is the first published version of Heart of Darkness that allows readers to hear Marlow's voice as Conrad heard it when he wrote the story. "Backgrounds and Contexts" provides readers with a generous collection of maps and photographs that bring the Belgian Congo to life. Textual materials, topically arranged, address nineteenth-century views of imperialism and racism and include autobiographical writings by Conrad on his life in the Congo. New to the Fourth Edition is an excerpt from Adam Hochschild's recent book, King Leopold's Ghost, as well as writings on race by Hegel, Darwin, and Galton. "Criticism" includes a wealth of new materials, including nine contemporary reviews and assessments of Conrad and Heart of Darkness and twelve recent essays by Chinua Achebe, Peter Brooks, Daphne Erdinast-Vulcan, Edward Said, and Paul B. Armstrong, among others. Also new to this edition is a section of writings on the connections between Heart of Darkness and the film Apocalypse Now by Louis K. Greiff, Margot Norris, and Lynda J. Dryden. A Chronology and Selected Bibliography are also included. About the Series: No other series of classic texts equals the caliber of the Norton Critical Editions. Each volume combines the most authoritative text available with the comprehensive pedagogical apparatus necessary to appreciate the work fully. Careful editing, first-rate translation, and thorough explanatory annotations allow each text to meet the highest literary standards while remaining accessible to students. Each edition is printed on acid-free paper and every text in the series remains in print. Norton Critical Editions are the choice for excellence in scholarship for students at more than 2,000 universities worldwide.

Related Products


  • The New Rules of Lifting: Six Basic Moves for Maximum Muscle
    The New Rules of Lifting: Six ...
  • New Rules of Lifting for Women : Lift Like a Man, Look Like a Goddess
    New Rules of Lifting for Women...
  • The New Rules of Lifting for ABS: A Myth-Busting Fitness Plan for Men and Women Who Want a Strong Core and a Pain-Free Back
    The New Rules of Lifting for A...
  • The Willpower Instinct How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do To Get More of It
    The Willpower Instinct How Sel...
  • The Mama's Boy Myth Why Keeping Our Sons Close Makes Them Stronger
    The Mama's Boy Myth Why Keepin...
  • The Best Care Possible: A Physician's Quest to Transform Care Through the End of Life
    The Best Care Possible: A Phys...
  • The New Rules of Lifting for Abs: A Myth-Busting Fitness Plan for Men and Women Who Want a Strong Core and a Pain-Free Back
    The New Rules of Lifting for A...
  • The New Rules of Lifting For Life An All-New Muscle-Building, Fat-Blasting Plan for Men and Women Who Want to Ace Their Midlife Exams
    The New Rules of Lifting For L...
  • Wine to Water : A Bartender's Quest to Bring Clean Water to the World
    Wine to Water : A Bartender's ...
  • The New Rules of Lifting Supercharged Ten All-New Muscle-Building Programs for Men and Women
    The New Rules of Lifting Super...


Please wait while this item is added to your cart...