Book #34135

The Russia House - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

John Le Carré, David John Moore Cornwell
The Russia House - 1st US Edition/1st Printing. John Le Carré, David John Moore Cornwell.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First US Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [xii], 353, [3] pages
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989.
ISBN: 0340505737

An attractive first American edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket.

The Russia House, nickname of the British Secret Intelligence Service devoted to spying on the Soviet Union, is Le Carré's story of Bartholomew "Barley" Scott Blair, protagonist, head of a modest, family owned British publishing company, and his interactions with the KGB.

Basis for the major motion picture starring Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer.

Price: $29.00

Author Bio

John Le Carré

John le Carré is the pseudonym of David John Moore Cornwell (born October 19, 1931), an English writer of espionage novels with a particular emphasis on the Cold War. A notable exception is The Naïve and Sentimental Lover (1971).