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CONRAD, J.: Youth and Heart of Darkness (Abridged)

    
      

 

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CONRAD, J.: Youth and Heart of Darkness (Abridged)

In these two magnificent novellas Conrad explores the question of self-discovery through powerful and exciting narratives in Youth, the experienced seaman Marlow tells the story of a young man’s coming of age on his first voyage to the East. While in Heart of Darkness he describes with terrifying depth and vividness the slide into corruption of an idealistic trader—Kurtz, who has become the demi-devil of the Inner Station in the Belgian Congo…



Disc 1

  Youth
1.   Play with flash player 'Men And Sea Interpenetrate' 00:09:18
2.   Play with flash player 'We Went To Sea Next Day' 00:08:42
3.   Play with flash player 'There Were More Delays - More Tinkering' 00:06:37
4.   Play with flash player An Unexpected Explosions 00:08:13
5.   Play with flash player 'It Was At Noon The Steamer Began To Tow' 00:07:45
6.   Play with flash player 'She Went Down, Head First, In A Great Hiss Of Steam' 00:07:23
7.   Play with flash player 'And Then I Saw The Men Of The East' 00:04:23
  Heart Of Darkness
8.   Play with flash player Heart Of Darkness 00:05:47
9.   Play with flash player 'I Did Once Turn Fresh - Water Sailor For A Bit' 00:05:08
10.   Play with flash player 'A White Sepulchre, Two Women, Knitting Black Wool' 00:04:28
11.   Play with flash player 'I Left In A French Steamer' 00:05:23
12.   Play with flash player 'There's Your Company's Station' 00:05:30


Disc 2

  Heart Of Darkness
1.   Play with flash player 'High Strached Collar, White Cuffs, A Light Alpaca Jacket' 00:03:08
2.   Play with flash player 'In The Interior You Will No Doubt Meet Mr. Kurtz' 00:09:32
3.   Play with flash player 'Oh, These Months!' 00:03:26
4.   Play with flash player 'Tell Me, Pray,' Said I,' Who Is This Mr. Kurtz' 00:07:52
5.   Play with flash player 'One Evening, As I Was Lying Flat On The Deck' 00:05:01
6.   Play with flash player 'Like Traveling Back To The Earliest Beginnings Of The World' 00:06:56
7.   Play with flash player 'Some Fifty Miles Below The Inner Station' 00:06:58
8.   Play with flash player 'Will They Attack Us' 00:08:49
9.   Play with flash player 'Sticks, Little Sticks, Were Flying About - Thick' 00:11:45
10.   Play with flash player 'My Intended, My Ivory, My Station, My River, My - ' 00:09:56


Disc 3

  Heart Of Darkness
1.   Play with flash player 'A Long Decaying Building' 00:07:20
2.   Play with flash player 'You Take Kutrz Away Quick' 00:13:05
3.   Play with flash player 'An Improvised Stretcher' 00:15:22
4.   Play with flash player 'I Think I Would Have Raised An Outcry' 00:08:22
5.   Play with flash player 'A Mass Of Naked, Breathing Quivering Bronze Bodies' 00:11:46
6.   Play with flash player 'No, They Did Not Bury Me' 00:06:19
7.   Play with flash player 'Before The High And Ponderous Door' 00:15:24

Total Playing Time: 03:49:38






Author(s):
Conrad, Joseph

Reader(s):
Cox, Brian

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Catalogue No: NA309412

Barcode: 0730099009423

Release Date: 10/1996

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