Spine, covers somewhat creased, slightly slanted, corners bumped, some edge wear. Scuffing along edges of spine and 1/2" tears front and back at base of spine. Some darkening, but text is clean and unmarked.
Another of Helen MacInnes superb novels of ordinary men and women who are thrust into the dangerous world of espionage, conspiracies, and deceit. This novel is set shortly after WWII when many folks did not yet realize that the U.S. was involved in a Cold war with communism. Ms. MacInnes takes us on a journey from innocence to a twisting maze of conspiracy, deceit, and malice before ending on a positive note.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall