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The book of spies : an anthology of literary espionage

Author: Alan Furst
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Furst
ISBN: 067964251X 9780679642510
OCLC Number: 49531315
Description: xi, 374 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Eric Ambler, from A coffin for Dimitrios --
Anthony Burgess, from Tremor of intent --
Joseph Conrad, from Under western eyes --
Maxim Gorky, from The spy --
Graham Greene, from The quiet American --
John Le Carré, from The honourable schoolboy --
Compton Mackenzie, from Water on the brain --
W. Somerset Maugham, from Ashenden --
Charles McCarry, from The tears of autumn --
Baroness Emmuska Orczy, from The scarlet pimpernel --
John Steinbeck, from The moon is down --
Rebecca West, from The birds fall down.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Alan Furst.
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