Title Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard. [First published appearance in T.P.'s Weekly, Vol. 3-4]
Publisher London Walbrook & Co 1904
Seller ID 0219061
Publisher: London : Walbrook & Co..First thus. 4to, publisher's green cloth, gilt titles. The first appearance of Conrad's most acclaimed novel, ranked 47th on Modern Library’s “100 Best” English-language novels of the 20th century. Serialized in volumes 3 and 4 of T.P.'s Weekly between 29 January and 7 October 1904, prior to its publication in book form by Harper & Brothers on 14 October 1904. The novel was only half complete when the serial began and was significantly revised prior to its final publication. T.P.'s Weekly was a publishing venture of T. P. O'Connor, a radical member of Parliament and founder of several of London's other penny papers. Condition: Typical browning to newsprint pages, o/w clean tight copies with no chips, tears or foxing. For a detailed study of Conrad's involvement with T.P.'s Weekly, see Cedric Watts, "Nostromo in T.P.'s Weekly," Yearbook of Conrad Studies (Poland) 3/3 (2007): 97-113. http://www.wuj.pl/UserFiles/File/Conrad%20Yearbook%20III/08-Vatts.pdf..