First U.K. edition. Author's first book. U. S. edition published in 1972. Small inked mark at top edge of title page, else fine in dust jacket, with a tiny chip to top edge of front cover and minor wear to the extremities. "A compassionate outlook and portrayal of a man's dismal treatment by his own intelligence service, and an insight into what can happen when romantic love comes into direct conflict with the requirements of the Service." Scarce.
Inventory Number: 36677