Adolph Verloc leads a double life. As well as running his seedy Soho shop, he is also a secret agent, operating for an underground anarchist cell - and his job is about to get far more dangerous. When his leaders instruct him to plant a bomb at Greenwich Observatory, his plans go terribly awry, with tragic repercussions for him and his family.
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'Elevated the spy story into literature in a way that would inspire Greene and le Carré' ( Observer)Book Description:
The Secret Agent (1907) is a compelling tale of espionage and terrorism set in Edwardian London. This new edition is based on a painstaking comparison of the original manuscript of the work.
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Book Description Penguin Classics, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0141194391
Book Description Penguin Classics, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110141194391