Seeds of Darkness: Joseph Conrad and Ernest Dowson


  • Matthew Brinton Tildesley Durham University


Ernest Dowson, Joseph Conrad, Modernism, Victorian, Short Story


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Seeds of Darkness: Joseph Conrad and Ernest Dowson. (2008). Postgraduate English: A Journal and Forum for Postgraduates in English, 17.