Joseph Conrad

Heart of Darkness (version 2)

Read by Bob Neufeld

Heart of Darkness is a novella written by Joseph Conrad. Before its 1903 publication, it appeared as a three-part series (1899) in Blackwood…

Heart of Darkness

Read by Kristin LeMoine

Set in a time of oppressive colonisation, when large areas of the world were still unknown to Europe, and Africa was literally on maps a…

The Secret Agent

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The Secret Agent is Conrad's dark, and darkly comic story of a band of spies, anarchists, agents-provocateurs plotting and counter-plotting…

Lord Jim

Read by Stewart Wills

A classic of early literary modernism, Lord Jim tells the story of a young "simple and sensitive character" who loses his honor in…

An Outcast Of The Islands

Read by Tom Weiss

An Outcast of the Islands is the second novel by Joseph Conrad, published in 1896, inspired by Conrad's experience as mate of a steamer, the…

Under Western Eyes

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Under Western Eyes (1911) is a novel by Joseph Conrad. The novel takes place in St. Petersburg, Russia, and Geneva, Switzerland, and is vie…


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Typhoon is a short novel by Joseph Conrad, begun in 1899 and published in Pall Mall Magazine in 1902. It is a classic sea yarn that describe…

The Secret Sharer

Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012)

A young untested ship captain finds a man named Leggatt clinging to the side of his ship. The Captain makes the unusual decision to hide Leg…

Nigger of the Narcissus

Read by Tom Crawford

This is the story of a voyage of a merchant sailing ship from Bombay to England, set in the very late 19th century. “It was a bad winter off…


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Señor Gould is a native Costaguanan of English descent who owns the silver-mining concession in Sulaco. He is tired of the political …

Short Story Collection Vol. 047

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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 047: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members, i…

The Point of Honor

Read by Mark F. Smith

Set during the Napoleonic Wars, this story features two French Hussar officers, D'Hubert and Feraud. Their quarrel over an initially minor i…

Tales of Unrest

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Tales of Unrest (1898) is the first collection of short stories by Joseph Conrad published in his lifetime.Joseph Conrad (1857–1924), a Poli…

Youth, a Narrative

Read by Chris Hughes

An autobiographical short story written in 1898 and included as the first story in the 1902 volume Youth, a Narrative, and Two Other Stories…

Amy Foster

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Classic shortish story by Conrad that relates his self-thought alienation from British society, as a young foreign man survives a shipwreck …

The Mirror of the Sea

Read by Peter Kelleher

The Mirror of the Sea (collection of autobiographical essays first published in various magazines 1904-6 ), 1906 (Summary from Wikipedia)

The Secret Agent: A Simple Tale (Version 2)

Read by Cori Samuel

The Secret Agent tells the story of Adolf and Winnie Verloc. He is a phony anarchist and agent provocateur of the title, and the plot centre…


Read by James E. Carson

Apparently a two part story about a Damsel and a Knight, perhaps a damsel who depends upon the kindness of strangers. It was originally enti…

One Day More

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A one-act play. Eccentric (crazy?) Captain Hagberd has been waiting for years for his son to come home from the sea. He has scrimped and sav…

Victory: An Island Tale

Read by skoval

Recollections of the life of Axel Heyst, one-time manager of the liquidated Tropical Belt Coal Company in a fictitious island in the Pacific…

The Shadow-Line

Read by Expatriate

Dedicated to the author's son who was wounded in World War 1, The Shadow-Line is a short novel based at sea by Joseph Conrad; it is one of h…

L’Agent secret

Read by André Rannou

L’action de ce roman publié en 1907 se déroule à Londres à la fin du XIXème siècle. Verloc, le per…

Almayer's Folly (version 2)

Read by Tom Weiss

Almayer’s Folly is about a poor businessman who dreams of finding a hidden gold mine and becoming very wealthy. Kaspar Almayer is a white Eu…

Au coeur des ténèbres

Read by Hippocampe

« Je m’étais attendu à voir une boule de bois, comprenez-vous. Je retournais délibérément à …

Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 008

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A collection of fifteen short nonfiction works in the public domain. The essays, speeches, news items and reports included in this collectio…

Lord Jim

Read by André Rannou

Lord Jim (1900), un des meilleurs romans anglais du XXe siècle, conte l’histoire d’un jeune officier de marine, épris de gloi…

Almayer's Folly

Read by Kristel Tretter

A European businessman and his Malayan wife have a daughter, Nina. A Malayan prince comes to do trade with the businessman and falls in love…


Read by André Rannou

« Il y a dans la richesse quelque chose de maudit. » Cette phrase, prononcée par le héros à l’agonie, r&eac…

1912: Short Works Collection

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This is a collection of public domain works either published in 1912, or written in 1912 and published before 1923. The accent is on non-fic…

Modern Essays

Read by David Wales

Thirty three essays by more or less well-known authors of Britain, the United States, and Canada, each fronted by an introductory paragraph.…


Au Fil des Lectures Nouvelle de Joseph Conrad, lue par Éric. 1 h 38 min

El socio

Read by Alba

Sous les yeux d’Occident

Read by André Rannou

Joseph Conrad est né en Ukraine en 1857 de parents polonais, et lorsqu’il avait trois ans son père fut arrêté par…

Gaspar Ruiz, et autres nouvelles

Read by André Rannou

Ce recueil de six nouvelles – je n’en ai enregistré que cinq, jugeant moins intéressante celle intitulée L’Indicateur –…

El socio 2

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El socio

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First Chapter Collection 005

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Librivox First Chapter Collection 005 - a collection of the first chapters of 15 different books, fiction and nonfiction, mostly English but…