The Secret Agent Summary
Joseph Conrad

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The Secret Agent Overview

“The Secret Agent” by Joseph Conrad is a political novel about the anarchy movement in early 20th century London. Mr. Verloc, a secret spy for a foreign embassy, is ordered to bomb a local conservatory, but plans go awry, causing his life to collapse around him. “The Secret Agent” is an intriguing novel that deals with the anarchist groups leading into social uprisings in 20th century Britain.

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