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Spy And Counter - Spy. The Development Of Modern Espionage by Richard Wilmer Rowan

Spy And Counter - Spy. The Development Of Modern Espionage

by Richard Wilmer Rowan

Publication: The Viking Press, 1928, New York

First edition. 8vo. Red cloth, titles stamped in black on the front cover and spine, [10], 322 pp., index. Provides many stories of adventurous careers, forgotten heroisms, brilliant personalities, and adroit espionage practices. A handbook on the history and technique of a craft which flourishes in peace and war. Former owner's penciled name on front free fly leaf, else a very good copy in a fine dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 47248

$175.00