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The Mantle of Elijah

... and Arthur Balfour, F. E. Smith in his cups and F. E. Smith not in his cups, Paderewski, who spoke English as well as Joseph Conrad, that other Pole, wrote it. But never have I enjoyed a speech more than that one by the old Devon wonder. (To content the ...

Published: Wednesday 01 March 1950
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1225 | Page: 18 | Tags: Illustrations 

THE UNCOMMON READER

... how's and wherefore's of the novelist's art, as manifest both in the classic and the modern. The perceptive study of Joseph Conrad brings into focus that noble, exciting non-English writer in English often poet in prose. Conrad forms an interesting contrast ...

THE WITNESS: OUR SPOONS CAME FROM WOOLWORTH'S; DARK GREEN, BRIGHT RED; DEADLY MISS ASHLEY

... Bloch-Michel has done a bold thing in choosing a theme which has been used, once and for all one would have said, by Joseph Conrad in Lord Jim the effect on a sensitive young man of his one act of cowardice. Even the form this takes differs little in ...

AT THE CINEMA

... AT THE CINEMA with C. A. LEJEUNE I MAY as well admit straight away that I have never read Joseph Conrad's novel, An Outcast of the Islands, so I am not in a position to say exactly how much, and in what ways, Carol Reed's picture differs from the original ...

Published: Wednesday 30 January 1952
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1408 | Page: 32 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

Some Portraits in Print: BeinĒµ the lucubrations of your moft obedient fcribe, Mr. Gordon Beckles

... new ones and those who had already reached their creative zenith. H. G. Wells and Galsworthy were still writing, so were Joseph Conrad and Arnold Bennett, the latter, alas, in his pot-boiler stage. Sinclair Lewis had burst upon the scene with Babbit at the ...

KERIMA

... after he had spent months travelling half-way round the world in search of a girl to play Aissa in his new production of Joseph Conrad's novel, An Outcast of the Islands. It is now being filmed in Ceylon, with Ralph Richardson and Trevor Howard. Robert Morley ...

Published: Wednesday 13 December 1950
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 140 | Page: 26, 27 | Tags: Graphic  Illustrations 

Unlucky Jim

... 1 Unlucky Jim Elspeth Grant According to Richard Brooks-- whose screen version of Joseph Conrad's early novel, Lord Jim, was chosen for this year's Royal Film Performance-- any body bent on making a success ful film of a Conrad work must be prepared to ...