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" Their bearing, which was simply the bearing of commonplace individuals going about their business in the assurance of perfect safety, was offensive to me like the outrageous flauntings of folly in the face of a danger it is unable to comprehend. "
Youth: And Two Other Stories - Pagina 152
di Joseph Conrad - 1924 - 339 pagine
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Youth: And Two Other Stories

Joseph Conrad - 1903 - 381 pagine
...an irritating pretense, because I felt so sure they could not possibly know the things I knew. Their bearing, which was simply the bearing of commonplace...perfect safety, was offensive to me like the outrageous flauntin gs of folly in the face of a danger it is unable to comprehend. I had no particular desire...
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The Living Age, Volume 226

1900
...irritating pretense, because I felt so sure they could not possibly know the things I knew; and their bearing, which was simply the bearing of commonplace...perfect safety, was offensive to me like the outrageous fiauntlngs of folly In the face of a danger It is unable to comprehend. I had no particular desire...
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Conrad's Western World

Norman Sherry - 1980 - 480 pagine
...civilisation, the recognition of which makes him, on his return to the sepulchral city, irritated by 'the bearing of commonplace individuals going about...their business in the assurance of perfect safety' (p. 152). 'Here you all are', he says to his audience, 'each moored with two good addresses, like a...
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Conrad in the Nineteenth Century

Ian Watt - 1981 - 375 pagine
...behind that the ordinary behaviour of the inhabitants of the sepulchral city seem as "offensive" as "the outrageous flauntings of folly in the face of a danger it is unable to comprehend." Marlow's feverish disorientation, it should be remembered, is actually a fairly normal reaction to...
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Heart of Darkness

Joseph Conrad - 1990 - 72 pagine
...an irritating pretense, because I felt so sure they could not possibly know the things I knew. Their bearing, which was simply the bearing of commonplace...in the face of a danger it is unable to comprehend. 1 had no particular desire to enlighten them, but I had some difficulty in restraining myself from...
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Joseph Conrad and the Fictions of Skepticism

Mark Wollaeger - 1990 - 284 pagine
...pretence, because I felt so sure they could not possibly know the things I knew. Their bearing . . . was offensive to me like the outrageous flauntings...comprehend. I had no particular desire to enlighten them" (HD 152). Remarking that he was "not very well at that time," Marlow licenses us to imagine that an...
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Joseph Conrad and the Anthropological Dilemma: "bewildered Traveller"

John Wylie Griffith - 1995 - 248 pagine
...an irritating pretence, because I felt so sure they could not possibly know the things I knew. Their bearing, which was simply the bearing of commonplace...in the face of a danger it is unable to comprehend' (HD 70). Civilization, culture, and community are conventions that bound and insulate the bourgeois...
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Heart of Darkness, With, The Congo Diary

Joseph Conrad - 1995 - 166 pagine
...an irritating pretence, because I felt so sure they could not possibly know the things I knew. Their bearing, which was simply the bearing of commonplace...flauntings of folly in the face of a danger it is unable to comprehend."4 I had no particular desire to enlighten them, but I had some difficulty in restraining...
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Under Postcolonial Eyes: Joseph Conrad After Empire

Gail Fincham, Myrtle Hooper - 1996 - 216 pagine
...a society's practices becomes available for thought. Marlow later finds an "irritating pretence" in "the bearing of commonplace individuals going about...their business in the assurance of perfect safety" and calls them "offensive to me like the outrageous tlauntings of folly in the face of a danger it...
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Heart of Darkness - Ed. Goonetilleke - Second Edition

Joseph Conrad - 1999 - 258 pagine
...an irritating pretence, because I felt so sure they could not possibly know the things I knew. Their bearing, which was simply the bearing of commonplace...the outrageous flauntings of folly in the face of a clanger it is unable to comprehend. I had no particular desire to enlighten them, but I had some difficulty...
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