Letter from Joseph Conrad to [John] Quinn regarding his encounters with Roger Casement in the Congo and London,
1916 May 24.
|Main Creator:||Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924|
In this letter Joseph Conrad remarks on Roger Casement's character as being "all emotion...a creature of sheer temperament - a truly tragic personality: all but the greatness of which he had not a trace. Only vanity".
Extract taken from letter of Joseph Conrad to Mr. Quinn dated Capel House, Orlestone, Nr. Ashford, Kent, England.
Physical description: 1 item (2 pages).