Heart of Darkness Chapter summaries

Part I


The book opens with a dark description of London at dusk. A small boat, Nellie, is anchored at the river Thames, near …

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Part II


One evening, as Marlow rests on his ship, he overhears the leader of an expedition, who also happens to be the …

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Part III


The Russian begs Marlow to take away Kurtz as quickly as he can. He tells Marlow about his first encounter with …

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