Ipcress File

by Deighton, Len

Len Deighton's classic first novel, whoseprotagonist is a nameless spy – later christened Harry Palmer and made famous worldwide in the iconic 1960s film starring Michael Caine.The Ipcress File was not only Len Deighton's first novel, it was his first bestseller and the book that broke the mould of thriller writing.For the working class narrator, an apparently straightforward mission to find a missing biochemist becomes a journey to the heart of a dark and deadly conspiracy.The film of The Ipcress File gave Michael Caine one of his first and still most celebrated starring roles, while the novel itself has become a classic.

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by Len Deighton

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1962
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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1962. First edition. Hardback. Good. 7.5" by 5". None. The first edition of this detective novel following an unnamed protagonist written by Len Deighton. The first edition, first impression of Deighton's first spy novel, exploring the theme of Cold War brainwashing, with scenes in Lebanon and on an island for a United States atomic… Read more about this item
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1962
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1962. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. 287 pp. Black cloth with orange spine lettering. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket, unclipped ($3.95), well-rubbed and a bit soiled, bit of wear along bottom edge. Rubbing to bottom edge of cloth. The espionage author's first novel.
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1963 First American Edition. New York 1963. Len Deighton's first spy novel and his first bestseller. "A high-ranking scientist has been kidnapped. A secret British intelligence agency must find out why. But as the quarry is pursued from grimy Soho to the other side of the world, what seemed a straightforward mission turns into something far more… Read more about this item
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USA: Simon and Schuster, 1963. 1st Thus 1st Impression. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First US edition, first printing. Prelims plus 286pp. Bound in black cloth-covered boards with orange titles to spine (boards strong, clean, and square; just a little rounded at corners and spine tips). Text block edges toning,… Read more about this item
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1963. First American edition of the author's first book. Octavo, original black cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Harry Tomb Len Deighton." Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Raymond Hawkey. Housed in an elaborate half morocco clamshell box mimicking the front panel of the… Read more about this item
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1963
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963. First American edition. 1 vols. 8vo. Black cloth titled in orange. Near fine in very good dust jacket (small tape reapir on verso; scuffs at head of spine panel). First American edition. 1 vols. 8vo. Attractive copy of Deighton's first novel, with the striking dust jacket by Raymond Hawkey; source for the… Read more about this item
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1962. First British edition of Deighton's first novel. Octavo, original cloth. Lengthily inscribed by the author on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Raymond Hawkey. Len Deighton's classic first novel, whose protagonist is a nameless spy, later christened Harry Palmer. It was not only Deighton's first novel, it… Read more about this item
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UK: Hodder and Stoughton, 1962. First Edition 1st Printing. Cloth. Very Good ++/Very Good++. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st Edition 1962. Book is very good++ and bright. Nice clean contents. The complete wrapper is very good++ and bright. Edges lightly rubbed in places. Quite a nice example. More images can be… Read more about this item
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NY: Simon & Schuster. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Inscribed by Deighton on the fep. The DJ is wrinkled from dampness, with several closed tears at the top. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 287 pages; Signed by Author .
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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1962. [Cold-War thriller] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.224. Publisher's orange cloth in original dust-wrapper (without reviews) designed by Raymond Hawkey. Owner name to f.e.p, minor wear and handling, a little rubbed to crown. Very good indeed. Author's debut spy novel, a landmark in the genre, introducing the cult figure of Harry Palmer (although… Read more about this item
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Franklin Center, Pa.: Franklin Library, 1988. Hardcover. As New. Franklin Center, Pa.: Franklin Library, 1988. As New. Color pictorial paste down on black cover with gilt framing. Spine has gilt lettering with 4 raised bands. All edges gilt, acid free paper, decorated endpapers..
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Very minor nicks on front cover. Gilt stain of gold on all outer edges. The nameless narrator is transferred from British Military Intelligence to a civilian department known as WOOC(P), and an apparently straightforward operation to trace a missing biochemist leads him to confront a massive conspiracy. 1988. A2.
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JOHN Long Book. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). FINE. A FINE FIRST IN DJ. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR.
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by Deighton, Len

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1962
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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1962. Bound in orange paper over boards with gilt lettering on spine. Ends of spine pushed in, and trace wear to tips and bottom of spine, otherwise a fine book without any foxing. First state dust jacket is not price-clipped, retaining original publisher's printed price of 15/-net. The ends of spine panel and… Read more about this item
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by Len Deighton

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Franklin PA: Franklin Mystery , 1988. 1st thus. Hardcover. Very Good/None. Very good in dark blue cloth covered boards with gilt decorations and text on the spine and boards and with a illustrated plate attached to the front board and with all edges of the text block in gilt. Without a dust jacket as issued. Part of the… Read more about this item
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Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library. As New with No dust jacket as issued. 1988. First Edition Thus. First Printing. Leather. Publisher's full black leather, gilt lettering and design on spine, the frontispiece illustration by Terry Widener was specially commissioned for this edition by The Franklin Library, green brick printed endpapers. . This volume… Read more about this item
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U.K.: Panther, 1965 Good + Copy Of This Panther Reprint. A Nicely Designed Book With Wraparound Photo Cover And Black And White 'File' Promoting The Film. Pages Toned, Some Edgewear And Rubbing, Price Tag Pull On Rear Cover (See Scans).
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London: Hodder, 1962. A first edition, first printing published by Hodder in 1962. A very near fine (or better) book with faint impression of previous owner's inscription to the front endpaper. Corners a touch bumped. In a near fine (or better) bright unclipped wrapper (first state dust wrapper without reviews). A little light wear to the corners. A… Read more about this item
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