Classics Illustrated #17: The Secret Agent

Classics Illustrated #17: The Secret Agent




"The Secret Agent" is the story of Mr. Verloc, a reluctant spy who is pressured by his superiors into joining an anarchist plot to blow up the Greenwich Observatory in 1886 London. This unspeakable act of terror sets the stage for a gripping political thriller, brought to life by John K. Snyder's extraordinary comics art.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781597074162
Publisher: Papercutz
Publication date: 07/02/2013
Series: Classics Illustrated Graphic Novels Series , #17
Pages: 56
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 8 - 14 Years

About the Author

John K. Snyder III's work has been seen in comics such as The Duckberg Times to Green Lantern and Doctor Mid-Nite. His work was previously seen in CLASSICS ILLUSTRATED #12 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. He was nominated for an Eisner Award in 1989 for his work on Grendel.

Joseph Conrad was a master prose stylist, widely regarded as one of the greatest English-language novelists. Writing in the heyday of the British Empire, Conrad drew upon his experiences in the French and later the British Merchant Navy to create short stories and novels that reflect aspects of a worldwide empire while also plumbing the depths of the human soul.

Date of Birth:

December 3, 1857

Date of Death:

August 3, 1924

Place of Birth:

Berdiczew, Podolia, Russia

Place of Death:

Bishopsbourne, Kent, England


Tutored in Switzerland. Self-taught in classical literature. Attended maritime school in Marseilles, France

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Classics Illustrated #17: "The Secret Agent" 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Manirul More than 1 year ago
Lovely...! beautiful.....!.... Just enjoy it.....!