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I was Cicero

By: Bazna, Elyesa (in collaboration with Hans Nogly)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29973

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- to Near Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition with the exception of the top half of the title page being excised by a former owner. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge nicks and a one inch+ semi-closed tear to the top spine end. "Ankara, autumn, 1943 - capital of Neutral Turkey, battleground of diplomats maneuver... View more info

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THE DREYFUS CASE

By: Chapman, Guy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Reynal & Company: 1956

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 23861

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs; The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. Dark red cloth covered boards have black lettering to the spine of the book. There is some beginning fraying to the spine ends of the book cover along with some fading / lightening to the color of the cloth on the spine ends. The text pages are clean and bright. Laid-in is a review copy slip dated January, 1956 (for the American edition ). The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks, small chip... View more info

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Lamia (Code Name Lamia)

By: de Vosjoli, P. L. Thyraud

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little Brown and Company: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 26718

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some light edge wear, one small chip missing from the top front panel edge and some light foxing on the reverse. "On October 18, 1963, P. L. Thyraud de Vosjoli relinquished the anonymity of his code name, bringing to a close two decades of activity in the French Intelligence servi... View more info

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EVERYBODY HAD HIS OWN GRINGO The CIA & The Contras

By: Garvin, Glenn (with a foreword by P.J. O'Rourke)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Brassey's US, Inc.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 26160

ISBN: 0080405622

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "The Reagan administration spent eight years and a quarter of a billion dollars backing the contras in their bid to overthrow the Sandinistas. By the time the Sandinistas were defeated in a general election they themselves had called, the contras were virtually forgotten. Th... View more info

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The Fine Art of Spying A Gathering of True and Sinister Tales

By: Gibson, Walter B. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1965

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: 31021

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. There is a red star remainder mark to the top edge of the text block. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and rubbed spots. The spine of the book has noticeable fading and there is tidemarking to the top inside spine ... View more info

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The Missing MacLeans

By: Hoare, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1955

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36386

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends have some beginning bumping, The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and small chips missing, along with some light ground-in dirt and rubbing. "Donald Duart Maclean ( 25 May 1913 – 6 March 1983) was a British diplomat and member of the Cambridge Five who ... View more info

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Undercover The Men and Women of the Special Operations Executive

By: Howarth, Patrick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27482

ISBN: 0710005733

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and has a Very Good+ to Near Fine- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is an inked number on the front endpaper along with several light splotches of foxing. The dust jacket is clean and bright, but does have noticeable fading to the spine and spine joints. "The Special Operations Executive, generally known as SOE, w... View more info

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THE FBI AND I One Family's Life in the FBI During the Hoover Years

By: Lynum, Curtis O.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bryn Mawr, PA, Dorrance & Company: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26834

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Photographs; SIGNED EDITION. This edition is a paperback original. This book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been inscribed on the half title page by author: "To Carol & Gene Hatfield: Good Friends and R. V. associates. All the Best! Sincerely, Curt Curtis O. Lynum." "Curtis O. Lynum was born of Norwegian para... View more info

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The Detonators The Secret Plot to Destroy America and an Epic Hunt for Justice

By: Millman, Chad

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little Brown & Co: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 28848

Condition: Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a black marker remainder mark on the bottom spine end of the book cover. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "In 1916, while the Allied and Central forces waged war in Europe, Americans watched from afar, unthreatened by the danger overseas. That all changed on a... View more info

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Inside The Kgb

By: Myagkov, Aleksei

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Rochelle, NY, Arlington House Publishers: 1976

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32841

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are text pages are clean, but noticeably toned due to the acid content of the paper. The dust jacket has some edge wear, rubbing and nicking, along with several small edge tears. The white portions of the dust jacket have toning / yellowing to edges and spine. ... View more info

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THE PHILBY CONSPIRACY

By: Page, Bruce, David Leitch, and Phillip Knightley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 23694

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs; The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. Red cloth covered boards hvea gilt lettering to the spine of the book. There is a light slant to the spine of the book from being read. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers are a solid dary gray color. The dust jacket has edge wear, rubbing, several small edge nicks and beginning tears (mostly to the spine ends) and some darkening / toning to the rear cover. Included is an introduc... View more info

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THE INVISIBLE WORLD OF ESPIONAGE

By: Paine, Lauran

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Robert Hale: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27757

ISBN: 070915674X

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is a light tide mark to the top corner of the text block, otherwise the text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed by the author on the front pastedown page. "From the old-fashioned concept of individual spies performing secretly and being executed by firing squad, to the present variety of ... View more info

Image for Torpedoed An American Businessman's True story of Secrets, Betrayal, Imprisonment in Russia, and the Battle to Set Him Free

Torpedoed An American Businessman's True story of Secrets, Betrayal, Imprisonment in Russia, and the Battle to Set Him Free

By: Pope, Edmond D. and Tom Shachtman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little Brown & Company: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 28970

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright with the exception of some toning to the edges of the pages. The dust jacket is crisp and clean but has one small edge tear to the top rear panel. "He was an innocent man :Edmond Pope - former Naval Intelligence officer, then private businessman, in Russia looking for some answers. L... View more info

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Zarpazo the Bandit Memoirs of an Undercover Agent of the Columbian Army

By: Salazar, Evelio Buitrago (Sergeant 2nd Class) (translated by M. Murray Lasley)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alabama, University of Alabama Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30167

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has a couple of smallish semi-closed edge tears and a couple of light coffee rings to the bottom rear panel. "The bandit Zarpazo, born Conrado Salazar Garcia (no koin to Sgt. Buitrago Salazar) like others of his kind in Columbia, was no romantic Robin Hood stealing from the rich and giving t... View more info

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FLOWERING OF THE BAMBOO A Bizarre International Mystery

By: Triplett, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Woodbine House: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 26916

ISBN: 0933149018

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some minor dust ground-in to the top edge of the text block. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Flowering of the Bamboo is the story of mass murder committed in the time it takes to down two teacups of poison. With calm assurances and fatherly concern, the killer tricked twelve bank ... View more info

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Inside CIA's Private World Declassified Articles from the Agency's Internal Journal, 1955-1992

By: Westerfield, H. Bradford (selected and edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 26572

ISBN: 0300060262

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "For forty years the Central Intelligence Agency has published an in-house journal, Studies in Intelligence, for CIA eyes only. Now the agency has declassified much of this material. This engrossing book, which presents the most interesting articles from the journal, provid... View more info

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Shanghai Conspiracy The Sorge Spy Ring

By: Willoughby, Charles A. (Major General) with a Preface by General of the Army Douglas MacArthur

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc.: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31113

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some very beginning rubbing and wear to the book covers along with some beginning bumping to the spine ends. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and wrinkles. The reverse of the dust jacket has been taped along the spine ends and corners. Both the author, Charles Willoug... View more info

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THE ESPIONAGE ESTABLISHMENT

By: Wise, David and Thomas B. Ross

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 25690

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is a slight slant to the spine. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some light edge wear and several small edge tears and nicks along with some beginning ground-in dirt. "Since the end of World War II, powerful espionage establishments, often consisting of several interlocking yet competitive secret agencies, h... View more info

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THE U-2 Affair

By: Wise, David and Thomas B. Ross

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36209

Condition: Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but has a two inch+ tear to the bottom spine end. "Washington after Francis Gary Powers crashed in Russia, and gives a full account of the conception, development, and use of the secret U-2 airplane." View more info