From the author of THE HONOURABLE SCHOOLBOY, TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY and SMILEY'S PEOPLE, a thriller about an intelligence agent who has decided to put his life of espionage behind him, but first there is one more dangerous assignment to accomplish.
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'A topical and terrible story ... he can communicate emotion, from sweating fear to despairing love, with terse and compassionate conviction. Above all, he can tell a tale. Formidable equipment for a rare and disturbing writer.' (The Sunday Times)
'Written ... with a pitiless, elegant clarity. The Spy who Came in from the Cold is a first-rate thriller and more.' (Time)
'Le Carré is one of the best novelists – of any kind – we have.' (Vanity Fair)
'A topical and terrible story . . . he can communicate emotion, from sweating fear to despairing love, with terse and compassionate conviction. Above all, he can tell a tale. Formidable equipment for a rare and disturbing writer' ( Sunday Times)
'Superbly constructed, with an atmosphere of chilly hell' ( Daphne du Maurier)
'The best spy story I have ever read' ( Graham Greene)
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Book Description Hutchinson Educational, London, 1973. Hard Cover, 12mo, 3rd Impression. Book Condition: Good. Ex school text. Moderate edgewear. Clean square copy. No Jacket but in protective plastic cover which is tatty. Bookseller Inventory # 018477
Book Description Nelson Thornes Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Light shelving wear with minimal damage to cover and bindings. Pages show minor use. Bookseller Inventory # G0090768701I3N10
Book Description Nelson Thornes Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. Gently used may contain ex-library markings, possibly has some minor highlighting, textual notations, and or underlining. Text is still easily readable. Bookseller Inventory # 2670361610
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR005067457
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