Register  /  Forgot Password?
Categories
Subscribe For News
The Secret Agent
CURRENCY:
Price: 12.00 GEL
Author: Joseph Conrad
Language: English
ISBN: 9780451474292
Pages: 288
Weight: 0.3 kg
Status: In Stock
Description:

Inspired by an actual attempt to blow up the Greenwich Observatory, The Secret Agent portrays the world of late-nineteenth-century London, with its fatuous civil servants, corrupt police, and squalid underworld characters like Verloc, a pornographer acting as a government informant. Verloc’s assignment is to provoke the radicals whose group he has penetrated into committing an act of such violence that they will be discredited and their appeal to the masses destroyed. With its questionable characters and amoral caricatures, the novel is as much a black satire of English society as a frightening mirror of the present day.

With an Introduction by E. L. Doctorow and a New Afterword by Debra Romanick Baldwin

Comments
SEE ALSO
Frankenstein
12.00 GEL
Believe Me
39.90 GEL
The Romantic Manifesto
12.00 GEL
Geograpia pirveli Entsiklopedia
24.90 GEL
200 JUICES & SMOOTHIES
19.00 GEL
101 Scottish Songs: The wee red book
19.00 GEL