Hamish Hamilton, 1952, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Photographic
IV, list of illustrations, and sources. The text is illustrated with five black and white photographs. Dark maroon coloured boards with silver titles to the backstrip. Plain text dustwrapper with yellow and black background and black titles to the front panel and backstrip. An account of the hunting and eventual bringing to justice of Klaus Fuchs and Bruno Pontecorvo and the disappearance of Allan Nunn May, three men working in Britain's nuclear research station in Berkshire, who turned traitor. A little rubbing to the top backstrip edge and rubbing and bumping to the lower backstrip edge. Rubbing to the book corners and shelf wear to the lower book edges. Dustiness to the top text block edge. Offset tanning and light browning to the endpapers. Previous owner's name to the front paste-down. Rubbing and chipping, with loss to the top corners of the dustwrapper and to the top edge of the backstrip. There are two tears to the top edge of the rear dustwrapper panel, measuring 1.25 " and 0.75 " with associated creasing between them. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; History -- British; Communism ; Espionage; Inventory No: 0106654.