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4 edition of heart of a great university found in the catalog.

heart of a great university

Patrick Scott

heart of a great university

a bicentennial exhibit charting two hundred years of USC libraries

by Patrick Scott

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Published by Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections, Thomas Cooper Library, University of South Carolina in [Columbia, S.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Carolina,
  • Columbia
    • Subjects:
    • Thomas Cooper Library -- History -- Exhibitions,
    • Rare books -- South Carolina -- Columbia -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPatrick Scott.
      GenreBibliography, Exhibitions.
      ContributionsThomas Cooper Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ733.T47 S35 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 30 p. :
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3635076M
      LC Control Number2002435897
      OCLC/WorldCa48178755

      Heart of Darkness is a journey to the dark soul of mankind. In creating this fiction Conrad uses the technique of the Iliad. He also uses the technique which we find in The Rhyme of the Ancient Mariner where the narrator has to keep repeating his story in an effort to cleanse the memory.


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