Call For the Dead

by Le Carre, John

Call for the Dead is John le Carré's first novel. It introduces George Smiley, the most famous of le Carré's recurring characters.

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Call For The Dead

Call For The Dead

by John Le Carre

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1st U.S. Ed
Published
1962
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Contents appears as new, unopened, unread & unblemished in fine rust and turquoise colored board. DJ displays minimal surface/edge/wear, as shown, with small bump at heel of spine. The author's scarce first novel, the world's introduction to George Smiley and one of the most sought after works of fiction of the sixties. It is fascinating to trace the development of Smiley… Read more about this item
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Call For The Dead.

by le Carre, John

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1961
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London: Victor Gollancz, 1961. First edition of the author's first book, which introduced the world to the recurring protagonist, George Smiley. Octavo, original red cloth. Near fine in a very good second printing dust jacket with a chip to the crown. A sharp example. Call for The Dead introduces George Smiley, probably the greatest figure in all of spy… Read more about this item
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Call For The Dead.

Call For The Dead.

by Le Carre, John

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1961
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London: Victor Gollancz, 1961. First edition of the author's first book, which introduced the world to the recurring protagonist, George Smiley. Octavo, original red cloth. Signed by the author on the title page in a contemporary hand, "John le Carre David Cornwell." Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. Housed in a custom clamshell box. An exceptional example,… Read more about this item
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Call for the Dead

by John Le Carre

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First edition
Published
1961
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Cloth
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London: Victor Gollancz, 1961. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine. 7.5" by 5". None. The first edition, second impression, of John Le Carre's first novel. Double signed by the author to a bookplate to the front pastedown. The first edition, second impression of John Le Carre's first novel. 'Call for the Dead' introduces George Smiley, Le Carre's famous… Read more about this item
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Call for the Dead: A George Smiley Novel (George Smiley, 1)

by le Carr

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02-10-2012
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Paperback
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9780143122579
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Penguin Books, 02-10-2012. paperback. Used: Good.
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by Le Carre, John

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Used - Fine
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Fine
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
Published
1962
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Hardcover
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s.l. [New York]: Walker & Company, 1962. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. In custom blue clamshell case. SIGNED by author to title page. Quarter aqua cloth, brown paper boards. 128 pp. Ink ownership inscription to ffep. Spine sunned and few spots of very light wear to extremities of dust jacket. Harbourfront Reading Series signing event tickets laid… Read more about this item
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Call For the Dead (First US Book Club Edition)
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Call For the Dead (First US Book Club Edition)

by Le Carre, John

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Fine
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First US Book Club Edition
Published
1962
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Hardcover
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FIRST US BOOK CLUB EDITION. New York, Walker and Company, 2023. A Fine Book in a Fine Dust Jacket in a Brodart protective cover, Clean, no tears, two very small chips on top edge of front cover, spine slightly faded, no price on flap. Text Clean, no marks. Boards show no flaws, no bumps gilt lettering on spine is bright,… Read more about this item
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Call For The Dead

by Le Carre, John

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Used - Near Fine
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Near Fine
Published
1962
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Hardcover
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Walker and Company, 1962. Stated First Edition but is BOMC Edition. Light brown boards with blue cloth spine - gilt title lettering to spine. Two corners of book show corner bruising. Top edge lightly foxed. No ownership markings or other detractions. This book is square and bright . The dust jacket shows very good plus. . Hard Cover. Near… Read more about this item
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Call For The Dead

Call For The Dead

by John Le Carre

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As New
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Near Fine
Edition
1st U.S. Ed
Published
1962
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Contents appear as new, unopened, unread & unblemished in fine rust and turquoise colored board. DJ displays minimal surface/edge/wear, as shown, with small tear bottom edge.. The author's scarce first novel, the world's introduction to George Smiley and one of the most sought after works of fiction of the sixties. It is fascinating to trace the development of Smiley from this,… Read more about this item
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Call for the Dead

by LE CARRE, John

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Used - Good in Good dust jacket
Published
1962
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Hardcover
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NY:: Walker and Company,. Good in Good dust jacket. 1962. Hardcover. B000CRIT2M . The author's first book. First American edition. Slightly cocked, damp stain along bottom of rear board and lower spine corner of front board, thus only good in a good (corresponding light damp ripple along the bottom edge of the rear panel, author… Read more about this item
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Call for the Dead

Call for the Dead

by Le Carre, John

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Used - First mass market paperback edition, 4th printing March, 1964. Bantam D2495, near fine in wraps
Published
1964
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Paperback
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Signet, 1964. paperback. First mass market paperback edition, 4th printing March, 1964. Bantam D2495, near fine in wraps. The author's first mystery
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Call for the Dead

by John Le Carre

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Used - Fine
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First Edition 1st Printing
Published
2018
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Hardcover
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London: Penguin Classics, 2018. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine. First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fine book in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. Reissue in the Penguin Classics series of Le Carre's first novel, originally published by Gollancz in 1961. Introduces George Smiley.
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Call for the Dead

Call for the Dead

by John le Carre

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Used - Good
Published
1966
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Paperback
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Penguin Books, 1966. Paperback. Good. 1966. Reprinted. 156 pages. Paperback book with pictorial cover. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Paper cover has mild edge-wear with light rubbing and creasing. Some light marking and tanning.
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Call for the Dead (Signed)

by LE CARRE, John

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Used - Near Fine
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Fine (Facsimile DW)
Edition
First American Edition
Published
1962
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780802714435
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New York: Walker & Co., 1962. Bound in light green cloth that shows some mild sunning to extremes. A tight, clean copy of this scarce first edition. Fitted with a facsimile dust jacket that fits the book perfectly Signed by the author on a bookplate affixed to the half-title page. The first George Smiley… Read more about this item
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CALL FOR THE DEAD

CALL FOR THE DEAD

by JOHN LE CARRE

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Very Good
Published
1962
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Hardcover
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NY: WALKER AND COMPANY, 1962 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. TITLE: CALL FOR THE DEAD By JOHN LE CARRE 1962 AUTHOR: JOHN LE CARRE PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: WALKER AND COMPANY, NY 1962 EDITION: Reprint Edition ISBN: NONE CATEGORY: Mystery BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket COLOR: Brown Cream SIZE: 5… Read more about this item
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Call For The Dead.

Call For The Dead.

by le Carre, John

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1961
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London: Victor Gollancz, 1961. First edition of the author's first book, which introduced the world to the recurring protagonist, George Smiley. Octavo, original red cloth. Signed by John le Carre on the title page. Near fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket with light expert restoration. With a signed letter from le Carre's secretary stating that he will… Read more about this item
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Call for the Dead

by John Le Carre

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Unknown
Published
1962
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Hard bound
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This hard bound book is in very good condition. The front and back paste down pages are yellowed from the glue. All other pages are clean and crisp. The binding is tight and all pages in in tact. The Front and back boards are clean and neat. The spine is clean and neat. The… Read more about this item
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Call For The Dead

by Le Carre, John (Pseud. David John Moore Cornwell ]

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As New
Published
1962
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Hardcover
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New York: Walker, 1962 Book. As New. Hardcover. Here is popular author John le Carre's first novel and the one in which his famous spy character George Smiley is first introduced. Samuel Fennan, a Foreign Office man, was under investigation for Communist activities, until Smiley dismissed the allegations. When Fennan is found dead the day after he's been cleared, with… Read more about this item
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CALL FOR THE DEAD

by le Carre, John

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1961
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London: Gollancz Ltd., 1961. First edition of his first book. Endpapers replaced otherwise very good or better with gilt spine lettering strong but unevenly tarnished, text block somewhat aged, offset to half-title from item previously laid in, and minor cover soiling and wear. Lacking original dust jacket but with facsimile provided. HIS FIRST BOOK
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Call for the Dead

by Le Carre, John

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Used - Very Good
Published
1962-06-01
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780151768431
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Walker & Co, 1962-06-01. Hardcover. Very Good. 8x5x0. Bound in publisher's cloth. Hardcover. No dust jacket. Good binding and cover. Shelf wear. Clean, unmarked pages.
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