The Secret Agent by Joseph ConradThe Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad

The Secret Agent

byJoseph Conrad

Paperback | September 26, 2012

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A member of an anarchist cell and a secret agent Mr. Verloc is ordered to carry out a terrorist attack on Greenwich Observatory by a bomb explosion. The novel is set in London and follows lives of Verloc, who also owns a sex shop, and his friends, a group of anarchists, largely ineffectual as terrorists, yet well known to the police.
Joseph Conrad is recognized as one of the 20th century's greatest English language novelists. He was born Jozef Konrad Nalecz Korzeniowski on December 3, 1857, in the Polish Ukraine. His father, a writer and translator, was from Polish nobility, but political activity against Russian oppression led to his exile. Conrad was orphaned at ...
Title:The Secret AgentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:222 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 0.51 inPublished:September 26, 2012Publisher:Progres et Declin SALanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1909175994

ISBN - 13:9781909175990


Rated 3 out of 5 by from Draws you in Its a slow start, very descriptive but you feel like you are in this world with all of the detail
Date published: 2016-12-06