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The UNTOUCHABLE by  John Banville - Signed First Edition - 1997 - from Kelleher Rare Books (SKU: 013195)

The UNTOUCHABLE

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The UNTOUCHABLE

by Banville, John

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
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ISBN 10
0330339311
ISBN 13
9780330339315
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London, United Kingdom: Picador, 1997. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. First UK Edition, First Printing. This true first edition, first printing (first impression) with the number "1" to the copyright page to indicate a true first print in a fine Dust Jacket. A fictionalized story based on the life of Sir Anthony Blunt, who was later exposed as the fourth man in the Cambridge Spy Ring. SIGNED by John Banville to the title page..

Synopsis

Ex-spy Victor Maskell has been retired for twenty years, and decides to write his memoirs, which spur the plot into life.  Maskell is loosely based on British art historian and Soviet spy Anthony Blunt. Banville offers a glimpse into the world of those who lead a double life, as in the case of spies. This tale goes beyond the mere facts of espionage to penetrate the intricate heart of the spy.  

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book dealer
Kelleher Rare Books IE (IE)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
013195
Title
The UNTOUCHABLE
Author
Banville, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0330339311
ISBN 13
9780330339315
Publisher
Picador
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
Date Published
1997
Keywords
the UNTOUGHABLE,First edition,SIGNED,JOHN BANVILLE
Bookseller catalogs
Irish Fiction;

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