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Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard (Penguin Classics)

 
 
 
 
Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard (Penguin Classics)
Author: Joseph Conrad
ISBN 13: 9780141441634
ISBN 10: 141441631
Edition: New Ed. /
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Publication Date: 2007-12-18
Format: Paperback
Pages: 544
List Price: $16.00
 
 

Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard is a novel of great political and psychological importance in modern literature. Set in the fictional South American nation of Costaguana a land wracked by war and revolution Conrad paints a mesmerizing portrait of man s vulnerability to greed and corruption. Through a unique narrative style and vivid characterization, Conrad delves into an account of human frailty with an ironic twist; it is a story without heroes.