Subjects Freshman Year Reading African American Studies African Studies American Studies Anthropology Art, Film, Music and Architecture Asian Studies Business and Economics Criminology Education Environmental Studies Foreign Language Instructional Materials Gender Studies History Irish Studies Jewish Studies Latin American & Caribbean Studies Law and Legal Studies Literature and Drama Literature in Spanish Media Issues, Journalism and Communication Middle East Studies Native American Studies Philosophy Political Science Psychology Reference Religion Russian and Eastern European Studies Science and Mathematics Sociology Study Aids

E-Newsletters: Click here to be notified of new titles in your field
Click here to request Desk/Exam copies
Freshman Year Reading
View Our Award Winners
Click here to view our Catalogs
Joseph Conrad

  • About this Author
author spotlight

Joseph Conrad, christened Josef Teodor Konrad, Nalecz Korzeniowski, was born on December 3, 1857, in a part of Russia that had once belonged to Poland. His parents were members of the landed gentry, but as ardent Polish patriots, the suffered considerably for their political views. Orphaned at eleven, Conrad attended school for a few years in Cracow, He soon concluded, however, that there was no future for a Pole in occupied Poland, and at sixteen he left his ancestral home forever.

The sea was Conrad's love and career for the next twenty years. In the French merchant marine, he sailed to the... Read More

author bookshelf
Sort: Date  Format  Price  Title

Exam Copy

Written by Joseph Conrad

Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: October 20, 1998
Price: $20.00

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

An Island Tale
Written by Joseph Conrad
Introduction by Peter Mallios

Format: eBook, 432 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $2.99

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.


Written by Joseph Conrad

Format: eBook, 336 pages
Publisher: Doubleday
On Sale: February 6, 2013
Price: $13.99

Read more >
View pages: 1 | 2
Page 2 of 2