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The Tailor of Panama by  John Le Carre' - First Edition - 1996 - from Books & Such and Biblio.com

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The Tailor of Panama

by Le Carre', John

Condition: Fine/Near Fine


New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1996. Endpaper Painting By W. B. VanIngen (illustrator). First Edition, Stated. 332 pages; clean, unmarked text; tight, square binding with sharp corners, deckle fore edge; black boards wiith gray spine, gilt lettering, author's name stamped in gilt on front board; spine extremities are lightly softened; dust jacket is white with silver scissors pointing downward, lettering is red and black; original price of $25.00 is present on upper front flap, with publisher's code of 10/96 on lower back flap; this is the author's sixteenth novel, a spy story with satire. Size: 6.4 X 9.25 X 1. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 6.e X 9.25 X 1.

John le Carré was born in 1931. After attending the universities of Berne and Oxford, he taught at Eton and spent five years in the British Foreign Service. The Spy Who Came In from the Cold , his third book, secured him a worldwide reputation. He divides his time between England and the Continent. From the Hardcover edition.


  • Bookseller: Books & Such US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 001276
  • Title: The Tailor of Panama
  • Author: Le Carre', John
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0679454462
  • ISBN 13: 9780679454465
  • Publisher: Alfred A Knopf
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1996
  • Keywords: Fiction;Spies; British Intelligence; Satire
  • Size: 6.e X 9.25 X 1


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