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A Man Called Lucy

By: Accoce, Pierre and Pierre Quet (translated by A. M. Sheridan Smith)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Coward - McCann, Inc.: 1967

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37480

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some very beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright. There are several very small edge nicks and tears to the spine ends. The white covers have some light spots of ground-in dirt. "Rudolf Roessler (Rößler) (November 22, 1897 - December 11, 1958) was a German refugee who had moved to Switzerland in 1933, and was the proprietor ... View more info

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I was Cicero

By: Bazna, Elyesa (in collaboration with Hans Nogly)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29973

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- to Near Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition with the exception of the top half of the title page being excised by a former owner. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge nicks and a one inch+ semi-closed tear to the top spine end. "Ankara, autumn, 1943 - capital of Neutral Turkey, battleground of diplomats maneuvering for concessions, hotbed of Axis and Allied agents. In the kitchen of the First Secretary of the British Embassy, Elyesa B... View more info

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The Fine Art of Spying A Gathering of True and Sinister Tales

By: Gibson, Walter B. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1965

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: 31021

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. There is a red star remainder mark to the top edge of the text block. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and rubbed spots. The spine of the book has noticeable fading and there is tidemarking to the top inside spine of the dust jacket. "To conceal warriors within a hollow horse outside the gates of Troy was, in Homer's time, a most su... View more info

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The Missing MacLeans

By: Hoare, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1955

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36386

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends have some beginning bumping, The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and small chips missing, along with some light ground-in dirt and rubbing. "Donald Duart Maclean ( 25 May 1913 – 6 March 1983) was a British diplomat and member of the Cambridge Five who acted as spies for the Soviet Union. As an undergraduate, Maclean openly proclaimed his left-wing views, and was recruited in... View more info

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Wilderness Of Mirrors

By: Martin, David C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38083

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge nicks and some light rubbing and wear, especially to the spine ends and corners. "After the death of former CIA agent and Watergate figure E. Howard Hunt in 2007, Saint John Hunt and David Hunt revealed that their father had recorded several claims about himself and others being involved in a conspiracy to ... View more info

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Inside The Kgb

By: Myagkov, Aleksei

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Rochelle, NY, Arlington House Publishers: 1976

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32841

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are text pages are clean, but noticeably toned due to the acid content of the paper. The dust jacket has some edge wear, rubbing and nicking, along with several small edge tears. The white portions of the dust jacket have toning / yellowing to edges and spine. "Aleksei Myagkov is running fo his life. Ever shince he defected to the West in 1974, agents of the Soviet secret police ... View more info

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Zarpazo the Bandit Memoirs of an Undercover Agent of the Columbian Army

By: Salazar, Evelio Buitrago (Sergeant 2nd Class) (translated by M. Murray Lasley)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alabama, University of Alabama Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30167

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has a couple of smallish semi-closed edge tears and a couple of light coffee rings to the bottom rear panel. "The bandit Zarpazo, born Conrado Salazar Garcia (no koin to Sgt. Buitrago Salazar) like others of his kind in Columbia, was no romantic Robin Hood stealing from the rich and giving to the poor; he stole from , and often raped and butchered, anyone who had anything at all worth stealing." View more info

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Shanghai Conspiracy The Sorge Spy Ring

By: Willoughby, Charles A. (Major General) with a Preface by General of the Army Douglas MacArthur

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc.: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31113

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some very beginning rubbing and wear to the book covers along with some beginning bumping to the spine ends. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and wrinkles. The reverse of the dust jacket has been taped along the spine ends and corners. Both the author, Charles Willoughby, and the subject of this book, Richard Sorge, have fascinating mixed histories -- Sorge was born in Imperial Russia and m... View more info

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THE U-2 Affair

By: Wise, David and Thomas B. Ross

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36209

Condition: Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but has a two inch+ tear to the bottom spine end. "Washington after Francis Gary Powers crashed in Russia, and gives a full account of the conception, development, and use of the secret U-2 airplane." View more info