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Thursday, August 19, 2010

Convolution of a contorted kind.


X (pic 1) died a rather gruesome death near the place shown in pic 2. The circumstances of his death inspired Y (pic 3) to write Z.

































Answer:
Quoting Cow-Herd
"Joseph Conrad wrote "The Secret Agent" based on the French anarchist, Martial Bourdin, who died gruesomely in Greenwich Park when the explosives he carried prematurely detonated. The building pictured is the Royal Observatory at Greenwich."

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

I can ID Y - Joseph Conrad. SO,I'll guess X as Charles Marlow, and Z as Heart of Darkness.

- Manisubramanium Iyenger Thyagaraja

Pooky said...

X=Martial Bourdin
Y=Joseph Conrad
Z=The Secret Agent

M.o.P said...

y- joseph conrad
z- the secret agent
x- stevie? as in book

Anonymous said...

X-Mr. Verlock (the secret agent)
Y-Joseph Conard
Z- The secret agent
-Samarth

Cow-Herd said...

Joseph Conrad wrote "The Secret Agent" based on the French anarchist, Martial Bourdin, who died gruesomely in Greenwich Park when the explosives he carried prematurely detonated. The building pictured is the Royal Observatory at Greenwich.

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Convolution of a contorted kind.


X (pic 1) died a rather gruesome death near the place shown in pic 2. The circumstances of his death inspired Y (pic 3) to write Z.

































Answer:
Quoting Cow-Herd
"Joseph Conrad wrote "The Secret Agent" based on the French anarchist, Martial Bourdin, who died gruesomely in Greenwich Park when the explosives he carried prematurely detonated. The building pictured is the Royal Observatory at Greenwich."

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

I can ID Y - Joseph Conrad. SO,I'll guess X as Charles Marlow, and Z as Heart of Darkness.

- Manisubramanium Iyenger Thyagaraja

Pooky said...

X=Martial Bourdin
Y=Joseph Conrad
Z=The Secret Agent

M.o.P said...

y- joseph conrad
z- the secret agent
x- stevie? as in book

Anonymous said...

X-Mr. Verlock (the secret agent)
Y-Joseph Conard
Z- The secret agent
-Samarth

Cow-Herd said...

Joseph Conrad wrote "The Secret Agent" based on the French anarchist, Martial Bourdin, who died gruesomely in Greenwich Park when the explosives he carried prematurely detonated. The building pictured is the Royal Observatory at Greenwich.