London: Jonathan Cape, 1965. [Spy novel] FIRST EDITION, scarce second issue with WHITE ENDPAPERS. Octavo (19 x 13cm), pp.221. Publisher's cloth-effect paper over boards with bronze lettering to spine, plain covers, white endpapers, original illustrated jacket by Richard Chopping priced at 18s. A clean, near fine copy with a couple of small spots to the fore-edge, marginally short jacket has a touch of wear to the spine tips. One of just 3204 copies of this issue with the plain endpapers; scarce. Item #53908
Gilbert A13a (1.6).