Amy Foster by Joseph Conrad

By Joseph Conrad

The tale of a dull-witted yet compassionate English woman who falls in love with a wierd 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 United States. not able to talk a note of English and absolutely mystified as to the place he is—it could have been the US or Hell, itself—he leads a wretched and hunted lifestyles until the opportunity kindness of Amy Foster opens his eyes.

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Part No. FUSING UNIT (B003/B004/B006/B007) Index No. 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 Part No. 4 Gear - 40Z Knob - Hot Roller Cap- Fusing Cover Ball Bearing - 8x22x7 Pressure Roller Positioning Plate - Pressure Lever Front Collar - Pressure Lever Pressure Lever Pressure Spring - 29N Fusing Lower Shield Frame - Fusing Unit Gear - 25Z Rear Collar - Pressure Lever Terminal Plate - Fusing Unit Bracket- Fusing Connector Harness- Fusing Unit (120V) Q’ty Per Assembly Index No.

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