• Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
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Released January 1, 1978

£175.00

A leak is traced to a small sub-section of the secret service, sparking off the inevitable security checks, tensions and suspicions. The sort of atmosphere, perhaps, where mistakes could be made? For Maurice Castle, it is the end of the line anyway, and time for him to retire to live peacefully with his wife and child. But no-one escapes so easily from the lonely, isolated, neurotic world of the SIS.

Book Condition & Notes

Fine first edition with some very light bumping to the top and the bottom of the spine. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket with some similar markings to the top and bottom of the spine and very slight discolouration.

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Graham Greene

Graham Greene was born in 1904. He worked as a journalist and critic, and in 1940 became literary editor of the Spectator. He was later employed by the Foreign Office.

As well as his many novels, Graham Greene wrote several collections of short stories, four travel books, six plays, three books of autobiography, two of biography and four books for children. He also wrote hundreds of essays, and film and book reviews. Graham Greene was a member of the Order of Merit and a Companion of Honour. He died in April 1991.

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Book Condition & Notes

Fine first edition with some very light bumping to the top and the bottom of the spine. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket with some similar markings to the top and bottom of the spine and very slight discolouration.

This book is located in our Brighton store and may take longer for delivery.


Professionally Packed

All of our books that a have dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.