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" Almayer, his wife, his daughter, and Dain, the daughter's native lover — are well drawn, and the parting between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it, unspoiled by straining after effect. There are, too, some admirably graphic passages... "
Harry Furniss at home - Page 281
by Harry Furniss - 1904 - 271 pages
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The Grey Man

Samuel Rutherford Crockett - Scotland - 1896 - 370 pages
...between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it, unspoiled by straining after effect. There are, too, some admirably graphic passages in...The name of Mr Joseph Conrad is new to us, but it appears to us as if he might become the Kipling of the Malay Archipelago.' — Spectator. AN OUTCAST...
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Australasian Democracy

Henry de Rosenbach Walker - Australia - 1897 - 335 pages
...between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it, unspoiled by straining after effect There are, too, some admirably graphic passages in...The name of Mr. Joseph Conrad is new to us, but it appeara to us as if he might become the Kipling of the Malay Archipelago."— Spectator. II, Paternoster...
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Wild Life in Southern Seas

Louis Becke - Oceania - 1897 - 369 pages
...between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it, unspoiled by straining after effect. There are, too, some admirably graphic passages in...The name of Mr. Joseph Conrad is new to us, but it appears to us as if he might become the Kipling of the Malay Archipelago."— Spectator 11, Paternoster...
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Wild Life in Southern Seas

Louis Becke - Oceania - 1897 - 369 pages
...between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it, unspoiled by straining after effect. There are, too, some admirably graphic passages in...effectively described. . . . The name of Mr. Joseph Conr.id is new to us, but it appears to us as if he might become the Kipling of the Malay Archipelago."—...
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Australasian Democracy

Henry de Rosenbach Walker - Australia - 1897 - 335 pages
...between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it, unspoiled by straining after effect There are, too, some admirably graphic passages in the book. The approach of a monsoon is most effect'vely described. . . . The name of Mr. Joseph Conrad is new to us, but it appears to us as if...
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The Making of a Saint

William Somerset Maugham - English fiction - 1898 - 303 pages
...between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it. unspoiled by straining after effect There are, too, some admirably graphic passages in...The name of Mr. Joseph Conrad is new to us, but it appears to us as if he might become the Kipling of the Malay Archipelago."—Spectator. T. FISHER UNWIN,...
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Sir Benjamin Collins Brodie

Timothy Holmes - Biography & Autobiography - 1898 - 255 pages
...between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it, unspoiled by straining after effect. There are, too, some admirably graphic passages in...The name of Mr. Joseph Conrad is new to us, but it appears to us as if he might become the Kipling of the Malay Archipelago."— Spectator. T. FISHER...
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The Life and Letters of Lewis Carroll (Rev. C.L. Dodgson)

Stuart Dodgson Collingwood - Authors, English - 1898 - 448 pages
...between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it, unspoiled by straining after effect. There are, too, some admirably graphic passages in...The name of Mr. Joseph Conrad is new to us, but it appears to us as if he m1ght become the Kipling of the Malay Archipelago." — Spectator 11, Paternoster...
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Rodman the boatsteerer and other stories

Louis Becke - Oceania - 1898 - 331 pages
...between father and daughter has a pathetic naturalness about it, unspoiled by straining after effect There are, too, some admirably graphic passages In...The name of Mr. Joseph Conrad is new to us, but it appears to uaaa if he might become the Kipling of the Malay Archipelago."— Spectator. 11, Paternoster...
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Memorials of an Eighteenth Century Painter: James Northcote

Stephen Lucius Gwynn - Painters - 1898 - 288 pages
...book — Almayer, his wife, his daughter, and Dain, the daughter's native lover— are well drawn, and described. . . . The name of Mr. Joseph Conrad is new to us, but it appears to us as if he might become tlie Kipling of the Malay Archipelago."— Spectator 11, Paternoster...
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