×


 x 

Shopping cart
4%OFFJohn Le Carré - A Private Spy: The Letters of John le Carré 1945-2020 - 9780241550106 - 9780241550106
Stock image for illustration purposes only - book cover, edition or condition may vary.

A Private Spy: The Letters of John le Carré 1945-2020

€ 22.99
€ 21.99
You save € 1.00!
FREE Delivery in Ireland
Description for A Private Spy: The Letters of John le Carré 1945-2020 Paperback. *****THIS IS A PREORDER TO BE DELIVERED ON OR AROUND THE PUBLICATION DATE IN NOVEMBER 2022****
John le Carre was a defining writer of his time. From The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, which changed our understanding of the secret agent from guns and Martinis to shadows and moral ambiguity, to Agent Running in the Field, in which modern Britain is mired in political corruption, he catalogued our sins and recounted the journey of the Anglosphere into the twenty-first century. In these letters, le Carre reveals himself to be a consummate correspondent as well as a master novelist. A Private Spy spans seven decades and chronicles not only le Carre's own ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2022
Publisher
Viking
Condition
New
Number of Pages
752
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780241550106
SKU
9780241550106
Shipping Time
Will be shipped on or around publication date
Ref
99-200

About John Le Carré
John le Carre was born in 1931. For six decades, he wrote novels that came to define our age. The son of a confidence trickster, he spent his childhood between boarding school and the London underworld. At sixteen he found refuge at the university of Bern, then later at Oxford. A spell of teaching at Eton led him to a ... Read more

Reviews for A Private Spy: The Letters of John le Carré 1945-2020
A towering writer
Margaret Atwood [He had a] rare command of language and unique understanding of how the world really works
Daily Telegraph on Silverview
The finest, wisest storyteller
Richard Osman A literary giant
Stephen King

Goodreads reviews for A Private Spy: The Letters of John le Carré 1945-2020