First edition, first printing. 8vo. 273pp. Original blue boards with gilt lettering to spine. Pictorial dustwrapper. A very good+ copy with no inscriptions. Some offsetting to front end paper. Clean boards. The near fine dustwrapper is clean with tiny nick to top left corner of spine. None of the usual fading/toning to the wrapper spine. Very white unmarked back panel. Original price of 15snet on front flap. An attractive copy.
Greene's first full length entertainment since 'The Ministry of Fear'. A Secret Service novel.