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" They only showed that Mr. Kurtz lacked restraint in the gratification of his various lusts, that there was something wanting in him — some small matter which, when. [ 148 ] the pressing need arose, could not be found under his magnificent eloquence. "
Youth: And Two Other Stories - Página 147
por Joseph Conrad - 1903 - 379 páginas
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volumen165

1899
...gratification of his various lusts, that there was something wanting in him — some small matter which, when the pressing need arose, could not be found under...him a terrible vengeance for the fantastic invasion. It had tempted him with all the sinister suggestions of its loneliness. I think it had whispered to...
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Youth: And Two Other Stories

Joseph Conrad - 1903 - 381 páginas
...gratification of his various lusts, that there was sometiling wanting in him — some small matter which, when the pressing need arose, could not be found under...to him at last — only at the very last. But the wilder- ; ness had found him out early, and had taken on him a terrible vengeance for the fantastic...
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Complete Works, Volumen16

Joseph Conrad - 1903
...various"'lusts-. that there was something wanting in him—some small matter~wliicll, when Lhe pTessing'need arose, could not be found under his magnificent eloquence....I can't say. I think the knowledge came to him at last—only at the very last. (But the wilderness had found him out earlv, and had i utken on him ajterrible...
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The Living Age ..., Volumen226

1900
...gratification of his various lusts, that there was something wanting In him — some small matter which, when the pressing need arose, could not be found under...him a terrible vengeance for the fantastic Invasion. It had tempted him with all the sinister suggestions of its loneliness. 1 think it had whispered to...
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Heart of Darkness and The Secret Sharer

Joseph Conrad - 2004 - 208 páginas
...gratification of his various lusts, that there was something wanting in him — some small matter which, when the pressing need arose, could not be found under his magnificent eloquence. Whether he knew of his deficiency himself I can't say. I think the knowledge came to him at last — only at the very...
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Conrad's Fiction as Critical Discourse

Richard Ambrosini - 1991 - 253 páginas
...way the wilderness has triumphed over the white man's conquest, singling out the apostle of light: "the wilderness had found him out early, and had taken...him a terrible vengeance for the fantastic invasion" (131). The chilling glimpses of the appeal he thought he had heard during the voyage find confirmation...
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The Columbia History of the British Novel

John Richetti, John Bender, Deirdre David, Michael Seidel - 1994 - 1064 páginas
...gratification of his various lusts . . . there was something wanting in him — some small matter which, when the pressing need arose, could not be found under his magnificent eloquence." Earlier in his narration, Marlow seems to be preparing to excuse Kurtz; he asserts that the "idea"...
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Dialogue and Literature: Apostrophe, Auditors, and the Collapse of Romantic ...

Michael Macovski - 1994 - 256 páginas
...Marlow goes on to insist that "there was something wanting in him— some small matter which, when the pressing need arose, could not be found under his magnificent eloquence" (58). In Heart of Darkness, then, narrative eloquence signifies not disclosure but duplicity: it conceals...
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Joseph Conrad and the Anthropological Dilemma: "bewildered Traveller"

John Wylie Griffith - 1995 - 248 páginas
...gratification of his various lusts, that there was something wanting in him — some small matter which, when the pressing need arose, could not be found under his magnificent eloquence' (HD 57). Lombroso often compared the criminal with the child, and found both to be, in effect, little...
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The Net of Nemesis: Studies in Tragic Bond/age

August J. Nigro - 2000 - 194 páginas
...sepulchre, who worships him only symbolically. That apotheosis becomes, however, nature's revenge: "But the wilderness had found him out early, and had...him a terrible vengeance for the fantastic invasion ... it had whispered to him things about himself which he did not know, things of which he had no conception...
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