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The secret agent

Author: Joseph Conrad; David Threlfall
Publisher: North Kingstown : Sound Library, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mr Verloc, the secret agent, keeps a shop in London's Soho where he lives with his wife Winnie, her infirm mother, and her idiot brother, Stevie. When Verloc is reluctantly involved in an anarchist plot to blow up the Greenwich Observatory things go disastrously wrong, and what appears to be "a simple tale" proves to involve politicians, policemen, foreign diplomats and London's fashionable society in the darkest  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Political fiction
Spy stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad; David Threlfall
ISBN: 9780792771128 0792771125
OCLC Number: 707486692
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 9:29:05.
Performer(s): Read by David Threlfall.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 136336 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad.

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Mr Verloc, the secret agent, keeps a shop in London's Soho where he lives with his wife Winnie, her infirm mother, and her idiot brother, Stevie. When Verloc is reluctantly involved in an anarchist plot to blow up the Greenwich Observatory things go disastrously wrong, and what appears to be "a simple tale" proves to involve politicians, policemen, foreign diplomats and London's fashionable society in the darkest and most surprising interrelations ...

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