[Graham Greene] The Confidential Agent [labor Book] eBook


  • Paperback
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  • The Confidential Agent
  • Graham Greene
  • English
  • 17 May 2017
  • 9780099286196

10 thoughts on “The Confidential Agent

  1. says:

    346 The Confidential Agent Graham GreeneThe Confidential Agent 1939 is a thriller novel by British author Graham Greene Fuel

  2. says:

    Read by Patrick TullDescription In a small continental country civil war is raging Once a lecturer in medieval French now a confidential agent D is a scarred stranger in a seemingly casual England sent on a mission to buy coal at any price Initially this seems to be a matter of straightforward negotiation but soon implicated in murder accused of possessing false documents and theft held responsible for the death of a young woman D

  3. says:

    This is Greene at his best providing a gnashing noir a tale of chase and deception The Confidential Agent distills the fears of the l

  4. says:

    It's not perfect but even Greene knew that He wrote it in six weeks and wanted to publish it under a pseudonym Characters conveniently and coincidentally bump into one another a love story in the time frame of a couple of days etc But that being said it's still some damn fine writing I look forward to reading s

  5. says:

    Many a long and weary year ago I read a fair few Greene books This one has a nice grimy atmosphere and a very real uncertainty about who if anyone can be trusted The Esperanto lesson always seemed like a nice touch invented stories pretended loyalties unreal language no end of deceptions

  6. says:

    Greene wrote this story in six weeks The main character D is a rebel from a civil war who arrives in England on a secret mission to buy coal Fro

  7. says:

    Of all the entertainments that the great Graham Greene had written in his entire ouevre 'The Confidential Agent' holds a perverse sort of fascination to its origins Apparently on the brink of bankruptcy bothered by his own

  8. says:

    This is a lot of fun A fuddy duddy lecturer D comes to England as the confidential agent Only he seems pretty incapable and scared of his own shadow He befriends a young woman and the pair grow humorously close as they face constant danger and espionage D gradually finds the courage and conviction he needs A well written thriller and on of my favourites out of Greene's less serious works

  9. says:

    Graham Greene is one of my favourite authors having started reading his novels when I was in my teens many years a

  10. says:

    UnabridgedDuration 7h 30 minRead by Patrick Tull From BBC Radio 4 DramaGraham Greene's masterful tale of suspense When Edgar Dominguez is sent to England on a mission to arrange a supply of coal for the Republicans in the Sp

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Gland sent on a mission to buy coal at any price Initially this seems to be a matter of straightforward negotiation but soon implicated in murder accused of po It s not perfect but even Greene knew that He wrote it in six weeks and wanted to publish it under a pseudonym Characters conveniently and coincidentally bump into one another a love story in the time frame of a couple of days etc But that being said it s still some damn fine writing I look forward to reading some of his important works

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Ssessing false documents and theft held responsible for the death of a young woman D becomes a hunted man tormented by allegiances doubts and the love of other This is a lot of fun A fuddy duddy lecturer D comes to England as the confidential agent Only he seems pretty incapable and scared of his own shadow He befriends a young woman and the pair grow humorously close as they face constant danger and espionage D gradually finds the courage and conviction he needs A well written thriller and on of my favourites out of Greene s less serious works

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In a small continental country civil war is raging Once a lecturer in medieval French now a confidential agent D is a scarred stranger in a seemingly casual En This is Greene at his best providing a gnashing noir a tale of chase and deception The Confidential Agent distills the fears of the late 1930s people are being driven to an almost post human ignobility Attempting to stay above the feral pragmatism an agent known as D makes his way to England The timeframe and circumstances suggest The Spanish Civil War but the details blur into a generic European nightmare D is a classics professor and the reader feels for his obsolescence in these dark times The landscape the weather and even radio advertisements conspire and haunt Greene provides no relief and actually mocks the possibility of a sentimental response or conclusion Highly recommended