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Out of Bondage by  Elizabeth Bentley - First British Edition - 1952 - from RareNonFiction.com (SKU: 326H3430)

Out of Bondage

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Out of Bondage

by Bentley, Elizabeth

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London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1952. Book. Good. Hardcover. First British Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 256 pages. "Author returned to America in 1934 after a year of studies in Italy, haunted by the possibility of a Fascist regime rising in her homeland. Befriended by a communist, she became one herself. Later, her horrified realisation of the true nature of her Russian masters led her to contact the F.B.I. and spy for them, while still working for the Soviets." - dust jacket. Bentley's story was serialized in McCall's magazine in 1951. Gift greetings atop front free endpaper, otherwise book unmarked with moderate external wear and soiling. Binding tight. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy. SEIDMAN B170, HAZLITT p.43, CONSTANTINIDES p.79..

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Bookseller's Inventory #
326H3430
Title
Out of Bondage
Author
Bentley, Elizabeth
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Good
Edition
First British Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Rupert Hart-Davis
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1952
Keywords
Biography Communist Party Conversion Elizabeth Bentley Communism NKVD N.K.V.D. Double-Agent FBI Red Scare Russia Soviet Union
Bookseller catalogs
Biography; Politics; Covert Operations;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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