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    • HEART OF DARKNESS
      • By Joseph Conrad
      • ENGLISH IV: SHS
      • GILLIAND
      • Book 1 Selections
    • HEART OF DARKNESS IS:
      • Heart of Darkness IS a study of the duality of human nature
      • Heart of Darkness IS a grail quest.
      • Heart of Darkness IS a retelling of the ejection from Eden (Myth of the Fall; losing paradise)
      • Heart of Darkness IS a metaphorical descent into hell.
      • Heart of Darkness IS a literary expression of the theories of Freud and Jung.
      • Heart of Darkness IS a 'Coming of Age' story: Marlow's quest to fill in the empty spaces in himself.
      • Heart of Darkness IS an expression of the flawed logic of evil.
      • Heart of Darkness IS a Satire of Imperialism.
    • Selection 1
      • Beginning page 6, “And this also,” said Marlow, “has been one of the dark places of the earth.”
      • Ending page 9, “and offer a sacrifice to...”
    • Selection 2
      • From page 10, “Now when I was a little chap...”
      • To page 11, “The snake had charmed me.”
    • Selection 3
      • From page 13, “A narrow and deserted street in deep shadow...”
      • To page 15, “not half, by a long way.”
    • Selection 4
      • From page 16, “One more thing remained to do...”
      • To page 17, “...the company was run for profit.”
    • Selection 5
      • From page 19, “For a time I would feel I belonged...”
      • To page 20, “hidden out of sight somewhere.”
    • Selection 6
      • From page 21, “I came upon a boulder wallowing in the grass...”
      • To page 22, “...blasting was all the work going on.”
    • Selection 7
      • From page 23, “You know I am not particularly tender...”
      • To page 23, “...toward the trees I had seen.”
    • Selection 8
      • From page 24, “Black shapes crouched...:
      • To page 26, “...which were in apple-pie order.”
    • Selection 9
      • From page 29, “Then he got a fever...”
      • To page 29, “I felt I was becoming scientifically interesting.”
    • Selection 10
      • From page 31, “He was obeyed, yet...”
      • To page 32, “...with provoking insolence.”
    • Selection 11
      • From page 36, “Then I noticed a small sketch in oils...”
      • To page 38, “the coming of that Kurtz had upset them both not a little.”
    • Selection 12
      • From page 41, “Mr. Kurtz was a ‘universal genius...”
      • To page 41, “...to set that steamboat afloat.”
    • Selection 13
      • From page 42, “It was a great comfort to turn from that chap...”
      • To page 43, “...and never can tell what it really means.”
    • Selection 14
      • From page 44, “Instead of rivets there came an invasion...”
      • To page 45, “...with their heads together in an everlasting confab.”