First appeared serially in The New review, Aug.-Dec. 1897. The first published edition appeared in the U. S. 1897 under title "Children of the sea." American editions after 1914 adopted the British title "The nigger of the 'Narcissus'" and added the preface suppressed in earlier editions. cf. T. J. Wise. A bibliography of the writings of Joseph Conrad.
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