Published in 1932, this spy thriller unfolds aboard the Orient Express as it crosses Europe from Ostend to Constantinople. Weaving a web of subterfuge, murder and politics along the way, it focuses upon the disturbing relationship between Myatt, the pragmatic Jew, and chorus girl, Coral Musker.
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Aboard the Orient Express as it heads across Europe towards Constantinople, a relationship develops between Carleton Myatt and Coral Musker, a naive English chorus girl. Around them a web of espionage, murder and lies twists in a spy thriller that established Graham Greene's reputation.Review:
"A tour de force... The realist and the romantic struggle with each other... inducing a sense of breathlessness and urgency."--L.P. Hartley "Graham Greene had wit and grace and character and story and a transcendent universal compassion that places him for all time in the ranks of world literature."--John Le Carre
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1983. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140018980
Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140018980 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0058762
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