brilliant depiction of a terrorist underworld, ruthless irony and black satire
regarded as the first great modern spy story
The very best short story by Borhhes
the miscreant suddenly turned away his face, and seemed to strike his mouth with his open hand. At the same instant, the room filled with a new and powerful odour
Talisman of Ictis is the first part of the sci-fi series After The Fall which is set in Cornwall a hundred years in the future.
Third and FINAL part of spy-adventures of commander Bartholomew Hoare
British diplomat and former spymaster faces ruin if he does not betray his country.
after eighty years it still evokes a delightful shudder of dread