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" He began with the argument that we whites, from the point of development we had arrived at, "must necessarily appear to them [savages] in the nature of supernatural beings - we approach them with the might as of a deity," and so on, and so on. "By the... "
Youth: And Two Other Stories - Pagina 118
di Joseph Conrad - 1924 - 339 pagine
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 165

1899
...paragraph, however, in the light of later information, strikes me now as ominous. He began with the argument that we whites, from the point of development...supernatural beings — we approach them with the might as of deity,' and so on, and so on. ' By the simple exercise of our will we can exert a power for good practically...
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Youth: And Two Other Stories

Joseph Conrad - 1903 - 381 pagine
...paragraph, how«ver, in the light of later information, strikes me MOW -*s ominous. He began with the argument that we whites, from the point of development...can exert a power for good practically unbounded,' &c., &c. From that point be soared and took me with him. The peroratiop was magnificent, though difficult...
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Complete Works, Volume 16

Joseph Conrad - 1903
...paragraph, however, in the light of later information, strikes me now as ominous. He began with the argument that we whites, from the point of development we had arrived atl'must necessarilv appear to them [savages] in the_ nature of supematuraHTeingsAwe~app7oach them...
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The Living Age, Volume 226

1900
...paragraph, however, in the light of later information, strikes me now -as ominous. He began with the argument that we whites, from the point of development...supernatural beings — we approach them with the might as of deity, and so on, and so on. 'By the simple exercise of our will we can exert a power for good practically...
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Literary Theory at Work: Three Texts

Douglas Tallack - 1987 - 218 pagine
...Society for the Suppression of Savage Customs'. Marlow picks out the opening sentence which argues that 'we whites, from the point of development we...beings - we approach them with the might as of a deity. ... By the simple exercise of our will we can exert a power for good practically unbounded"' (pp. 86-7)....
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Rule of Darkness: British Literature and Imperialism, 1830–1914

Patrick Brantlinger - 1990 - 309 pagine
...describes as "eloquent, vibrating with eloquence, but too high-strung, I think": He began with the argument that we whites, from the point of development we had arrived at, "must necessarily appear to [savages] in the nature of supernatural beings — we approach them with the might as of a deity,"...
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Joseph Conrad: Third World Perspectives

Robert D. Hamner - 1990 - 273 pagine
...it, I've read it. ... Seventeen pages of close writing he had found time for!. . . He began with the argument that we whites, from the point of development...supernatural beings — we approach them with the might of a deity," and so on and on. "By the simple exercise of our will we can exert a power for good practically...
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Alien Zone: Cultural Theory and Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema

Annette Kuhn - 1990 - 231 pagine
...and natives in the African jungle: 'We [the white Europeans] . . . must necessarily appear to them in the nature of supernatural beings - we approach them with the might as of a deity By the simple exercise of our will we can exert a power for good practically unbounded'.3 Although...
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American Photography and the American Dream

James Guimond - 1991 - 341 pagine
...Johnston's Kurtz, the character in Joseph Conrad's 1899 novel, Heart of Darkness, who claimed Hampton "that we whites, from the point of development we had arrived at, 'must necessarily Album appear to [black Africans] in the nature of supernatural beings . . . [who] can exert a power...
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Heart of Darkness, With, The Congo Diary

Joseph Conrad - 1995 - 166 pagine
...paragraph, however, in the light of later information, strikes me now as ominous. He began with the argument that we whites, from the point of development...can exert a power for good practically unbounded," &c., &c. From that point he soared and took me with him. The peroration was magnificent, though difficult...
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