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JOZEF TEODOR KONRAD KORZENIOWSKI [1857-1924] used to be born in Poland within the city that's now Berdychiv, Ukraine. His father was once a playwright and translator of French and English writers.
In 1868, at age 11, he was once orphaned and was once taken in via an uncle in Krakow, Poland.
In 1873, at age sixteen, he turned a seaman at Marseille, France. Later he joined the British service provider Navy.
In 1886, he grew to become a British citizen and altered his identify to the anglicized Joseph Conrad.
In 1894, at age 36, he made up our minds to write down full-time.
In 1895, he released the radical Almayer's Folly. the subsequent 12 months he released An Outcast of the Islands.
In 1896, he married.
In 1913, he grew to become financially profitable upon the ebook of Chance.
In 1914, he visited Poland.
In 1923, he visited the United States.
In 1924, he declined British knighthood. Later that yr, he died and is buried Canterbury, England. His grave marker bears his Polish identify, Korzeniowski.
The undercover agent, less than Western Eyes, Lord Jim and Nostromo are aconsidered by means of critics to be his top work.
Several of his novels were tailored for film.

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