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By Joseph Conrad

The tale of a dull-witted yet compassionate English lady who falls in love with an odd guy from jap Europe. This ignorant, wild, and romantic peasant from the Carpathian Mountains has been forged up by means of the ocean, the single survivor from an emigrant send sure for the USA. not able to talk a notice of English and absolutely mystified as to the place he is—it could have been the United States or Hell, itself—he leads a wretched and hunted life until eventually the opportunity kindness of Amy Foster opens his eyes.

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Ie for -iee. , la chaussee) (P 9, str. 4). 0 / ou. The manuscripts do not distinguish between the graphics and on and one finds the series of rhymes ator / tour / tor {K 5, str. 3). 5. -ens " Gossen " Pope " Pope '* § 60. § 519. § 474-75. Pope § 1320 xxi; Gossen § 40. RICHARD DE SEMILLI 18 Rhymes Imperfect 1. Several imperfect rhymes are the result of ascending diphthongs: -it I -ist I -uit {K 1, str. 5): vit / dist / Crist / deduit / delit / cuit / tiuit. / moi / trai / arrai. m'aint / point / maint.

6,4 no plica X. * ra la ^. »» » -• iW 8. ge; ter - i 7. sa - /^-:> Qui 6. u me mors ir 5. en pas n'ai no | this reading plica X. | 7,4 do'-la 4,3 is an exact descending NPX. All of the manuscripts (including K) have this version of the phrase in song 7 (RS 614) which shares the same melody. 7,5 la descending plica P. 7,6 sol P; no plica X. 7,7-8 fa-mi-re, do NX. I 8,5 la-sol NPX. 35 Lyrics 1. De chanter m'est pris corage Pour la tres bele loer, Ce que n'ai pas en usage; Mes amors me font chanter Qui souvent me font trenbler.

Once chosen, the base manuscript was emended only: (1) to correct a non-grammatical form when the proper form appears in another nianuscript; most complete (2) to re-establish the meter, when this is possible; (3) to clarify the meaning of a passage a more logical reading. Whenever when another n\anuscript has was emended according to a reading from another manuscript. On rare occasions, all of the manuscripts have faulty readings, and in that case the emendation is given in square brackets in the text.

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