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Conrad, Joseph

Line breaks: Jo¦seph Con¦rad
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒnrad
 
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Definition of Conrad, Joseph in English:

( 1857–1924), Polish-born British novelist; born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski. Much of his work, including his story Heart of Darkness (1902) and the novel Nostromo (1904), explores the darkness within human nature.

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