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The secret agent : a simple tale

Author: Joseph Conrad
Publisher: New York : New American Library, 2007.
Series: Signet Classic.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in late-nineteenth-century London, this literary precursor to today's espionage thriller follows an anarchist's desolation, which leads to his attempt to dynamite the Greenwich Observatory.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad
ISBN: 9780451530509 0451530500
OCLC Number: 122263797
Notes: Originally published by Signet 1983.
"Signet Classics."
Description: xiii, 258 pages ; 18 cm
Series Title: Signet Classic.
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad ; with a new introduction by E.L. Doctorow.
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Set in late-nineteenth-century London, this literary precursor to today's espionage thriller follows an anarchist's desolation, which leads to his attempt to dynamite the Greenwich Observatory.

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