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Joseph Conrad
  • Name: Joseph Conrad
  • Born: 12/03/1857
  • Died: 08/03/1924 (66 years old)
  • Occupation: Novelist, short-story writer, essayist

Joseph Conrad (born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski, Polish:[ˈjuzɛf tɛˈɔdɔr ˈkɔnrat kɔʐɛˈɲɔfskʲi] listen); 3 December 1857– 3 August 1924) was a Polish-British writer regarded as one of the greatest novelists to write in the English language. Though he did not speak English fluently until his twenties, he was a master prose stylist who brought a non-English sensibility into English literature. Conrad wrote stories and novels, many with a nautical setting, that depict trials of the human spirit in the midst of what he saw as an impassive, inscrutable universe.

Birth Name: Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski

Alias: Joseph Conrad

Genre: Fiction

Birth Place: Berdychiv, Russian Empire

Death Place: Bishopsbourne, Kent, England

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