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The book of spies

an anthology of literary espionage

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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spy stories, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and with an introduction by Alan Furst.
    ContributionsFurst, Alan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1309.S7 B66 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 374 p. ;
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3567683M
    ISBN 10067964251X
    LC Control Number2002067070

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