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CONRAD, J.: Secret Agent (The) (Unabridged)

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Hong Kong : Naxos Digital Services US Incorporated 2014.
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Contents:
Chapter 1 ( 08 min., 13 sec. )
His prominent, heavy-lidded eyes rolled sideways... ( 08 min., 14 sec. )
Chapter 2 ( 07 min., 09 sec. )
The polished knockers of the doors gleamed... ( 06 min., 05 sec. )
'We are not very satisfied with the attitude of the police here,'... ( 06 min., 23 sec. )
Mr. Vladimir, First Secretary, had a drawing-room reputation... ( 06 min., 47 sec. )
This flight of fancy provoked something like a faint smile... ( 06 min., 36 sec. )
'You give yourself for an "agent provocateur".' ( 07 min., 26 sec. )
Mr. Vladimir shrugged his shoulders. ( 07 min., 43 sec. )
A murderous attempt on a restaurant or a theatre... ( 08 min., 44 sec. )
This perfectly gratuitous suggestion caused Mr. Verloc... ( 05 min., 41 sec. )
The theory was that Mr Verloc would have been inexpressibly... ( 05 min., 21 sec. )
Chapter 3 ( 08 min., 10 sec. )
Michaelis pursued his idea - the idea of his solitary reclusion... ( 08 min., 02 sec. )
The famous terrorist had never in his life raised... ( 07 min., 11 sec. )
Michaelis gave no sign of having heard anything. ( 08 min., 35 sec. )
Positively he did not know how to speak to the lad. ( 06 min., 01 sec. )
Mr. Verloc, in the same position, cleared his throat... ( 06 min., 33 sec. )
Chapter 4 ( 08 min., 40 sec. )
'Proof of what? Dealing in explosives...' ( 08 min., 51 sec. )
Ossipon could not restrain a start of indignation. ( 08 min., 04 sec. )
The little man seemed already to have considered that point... ( 07 min., 44 sec. )
'He told me it was going to be a demonstration...' ( 08 min., 38 sec. )
Chapter 5 ( 07 min., 28 sec. )
In the dark patches of the orbits the eyeballs glimmered... ( 07 min., 24 sec. )
Chief Inspector Heat, an efficient officer of his department... ( 07 min., 54 sec. )
A convenient train whirled him up to town... ( 07 min., 01 sec. )
But the reception they got departed from tradition... ( 07 min., 44 sec. )
Catching thieves was another matter altogether. ( 05 min., 50 sec. )
The near presence of that strange emotional phenomenon... ( 05 min., 56 sec. )
He entered his club to play from five to seven... ( 01 min., 27 sec. )
Chapter 6 ( 07 min., 38 sec. )
If he could not give the great and curious lady... ( 08 min., 29 sec. )
The disappearance of the last piece of money... ( 07 min., 21 sec. )
He caught on the latter's face not only the complacency... ( 07 min., 25 sec. )
His Chief Inspector, if not an absolutely worthy foeman... ( 08 min., 03 sec. )
Moreover, besides being legal and expedient... ( 07 min., 50 sec. )
But it was immediately followed by the reflection... ( 08 min., 41 sec. )
No later than next afternoon my man turned up... ( 08 min., 04 sec. )
Chapter 7 ( 09 min., 07 sec. )
'However, this is an imperfect world...' ( 07 min., 48 sec. )
I want your authority to give him such assurances... ( 06 min., 59 sec. )
'He's ready to go now,' he exclaimed in a whisper... ( 05 min., 07 sec. )
He was satisfied by the subtle modification... ( 05 min., 57 sec. )
Chapter 8 ( 07 min., 17 sec. )
A division, on the other hand... ( 07 min., 12 sec. )
The cabby turned at him... ( 06 min., 50 sec. )
As regards Winnie's sisterly devotion... ( 06 min., 40 sec. )
Before the door of one of these tiny houses... ( 06 min., 15 sec. )
Stevie, though apt to forget mere facts... ( 07 min., 40 sec. )
It was a bad world. Bad! Bad! ( 05 min., 43 sec. )
She cast a swift glance at the boy... ( 08 min., 17 sec. )
This speech, becoming the solicitude of the wife... ( 07 min., 56 sec. )
Chapter 9 ( 07 min., 41 sec. )
But, in truth, Stevie moped in the striking fashion... ( 07 min., 07 sec. )
'You too seem to have grown quite fond of him of late,'... ( 07 min., 10 sec. )
'I don't know what you mean,' remarked his wife... ( 07 min., 03 sec. )
But talking round that vital point... ( 07 min., 18 sec. )
Mr. Verloc had done no more than put on his overcoat. ( 06 min., 45 sec. )
Private Citizen Heat entered the street... ( 07 min., 19 sec. )
'Michaelis,' confessed Mrs. Verloc... ( 07 min., 39 sec. )
Mrs. Verloc pressed her ear to the keyhole... ( 07 min., 38 sec. )
Chapter 10 ( 07 min., 30 sec. )
The great man manifested no surprise... ( 07 min., 15 sec. )
'Pardon me. I don't think so.' ( 09 min., 05 sec. )
He left the drawing-room hurriedly... ( 08 min., 18 sec. )
Chapter 11 ( 06 min., 13 sec. )
He noticed all these things now for the first time... ( 08 min., 23 sec. )
In all the eventualities he had foreseen... ( 06 min., 49 sec. )
He perceived that his wife had sat up. ( 06 min., 10 sec. )
Mrs. Verloc, in common with other human beings... ( 07 min., 19 sec. )
'Might have been father and son.' ( 08 min., 21 sec. )
'You must reckon on me being two years away from you,'... ( 08 min., 02 sec. )
This shaking piece of forgetfulness stimulated Mrs. Verloc's intelligence. ( 08 min., 04 sec. )
This man, hurt cruelly in his vanity... ( 08 min., 07 sec. )
They were spoken because Mr. Verloc... ( 08 min., 57 sec. )
Mrs. Verloc was coming. ( 08 min., 03 sec. )
Chapter 12 ( 07 min., 41 sec. )
She floundered over the doorstep head forward... ( 06 min., 50 sec. )
In comparison with his usual amatory speculations... ( 05 min., 16 sec. )
Ossipon let that pass, and took up his running. ( 05 min., 55 sec. )
There were suggestions of triumph, relief... ( 08 min., 42 sec. )
Suddenly she clutched at her breast... ( 07 min., 27 sec. )
A yell coming from the innermost depths of his chest... ( 08 min., 15 sec. )
Ossipon groped his way back through the stuffy atmosphere... ( 06 min., 53 sec. )
Mrs. Verloc, as if relieved by the outburst... ( 07 min., 35 sec. )
In the other case I mean if he had his account... ( 06 min., 02 sec. )
He spoke scientifically in his secret fear. ( 08 min., 05 sec. )
Chapter 13 ( 07 min., 01 sec. )
But rolling to the feast on the top of the omnibus... ( 08 min., 05 sec. )
The stewardess fetched the chief steward... ( 07 minutes, 59 sec. )
Participant:
Horovitch, David, Reader -- Conrad, Joseph, Author
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Conrad, Joseph Author
Naxos Digital Services US
Publisher Number:
9781843798675
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