Ashenden; Or, The British Agent

Front Cover
Doubleday, Doran, Incorporated, 1928 - World War, 1914-1918 - 304 pages
Based on the author's experience in the Intelligence Department during the First World War. All stories feature Ashenden, a writer by profession, drawn into the events of war through the undercover intelligence.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
1
4 stars
2
3 stars
6
2 stars
0
1 star
0

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - lamour - LibraryThing

This is volume three of Maugham's collected short stories. In this volume he has put his stories that have the same protagonist, Ashendan who is recruited to move to Switzerland where he will be a ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - jimgysin - LibraryThing

It's easy to see why this one is considered an archetype of espionage fiction. The fact that the book was first published back in the late 1920s means that some of the dialogue and narrative will ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
22
Section 3
23
Copyright

17 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information