The Future in America: A search after realities

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"And on the subject of Wells, his book on the United States is quite smart. He has understood a heap of fundamentally unintelligible things. That"s the purpose of an imagination like his, aided by an intelligence as sharp as acid."

Source

The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 3, 1903-1907

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Conrad, Joseph
Aged 49 [Experience in 1906, born in 1857]

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Notes
Book serialised in Harpers Weekly July-October 1906 (see fn.2 and letter to Jane Wells 4 August 1906, p.346 of source text.) Not entirely clear whether Conrad was referring to book or serial version in this letter.

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78878
Accessed on 2020/02/22 09:57:34

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England
Related people
Conrad, Joseph
Related text or manuscript
The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 3, 1903-1907
Related place
England
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The Future in America: A search after realities

Reading experience
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Evidence

"And on the subject of Wells, his book on the United States is quite smart. He has understood a heap of fundamentally unintelligible things. That"s the purpose of an imagination like his, aided by an intelligence as sharp as acid."

Source

The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 3, 1903-1907

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Aged 49 [Experience in 1906, born in 1857]

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Notes
Book serialised in Harpers Weekly July-October 1906 (see fn.2 and letter to Jane Wells 4 August 1906, p.346 of source text.) Not entirely clear whether Conrad was referring to book or serial version in this letter.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78878
Accessed on 2020/02/22 09:57:34

Related place
England
Related people
Conrad, Joseph
Related text or manuscript
The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 3, 1903-1907
Related place
England
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