Werner Laurie, 1953, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, First Edition
188pp., author's foreword. Maroon coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine and shelf wear is evident to the bottom edges of the book. Browning and foxing to the paper edges. Foxing the endpapers and original bookseller's sticker on the ffep. Illustrated dustwrapper, an appearance of brickwork is in the middle of the front panel, with grey and red background with yellow and white writing on the front panel and spine. The dustwrapper has been affected by sunning, particularly on the spine with darkening of the paper and fading of the writing. Chipping to the corners and to the head and to the heel of the spine. Grubby marks to the back panel. There is browning and a reasonable amount of foxing noticeable on the verso of the dustwrapper. Price has been clipped from the front fold over. Stories of counter espionage from the authors' own files during World War II. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Military History -- World War II; Cold War ; Espionage; Inventory No: 0101721.