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The Secret Agent (1907) written by Joseph Conrad

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The Secret Agent (1907) (Book) written by Joseph Conrad
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The Secret Agent (Book)

written by Joseph Conrad

September 1907
 
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The story is set in London in 1886 and deals largely with the life of Mr. Verloc and his job as a spy. The Secret Agent is also notable as it is one of Conrad's later political novels, which move away from his typical tales of seafaring.