Epitaph for a Spy

Epitaph for a Spy

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by Eric Ambler
     
 

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.See more details below

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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“An uncommonly good story of international intrigue.”–The Atlantic

“Ambler is the greatest spy novelist of all time.” —San Francisco Chronicle

“Ambler successfully combines excitement, entertainment, and social significance.” —The New York Times Book Review

“A genuine classic.” —The Times (London)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781406703559
Publisher:
Hesperides Press
Publication date:
11/28/2006
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.57(d)

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When Josef Vadassy arrives at the Hotel de la Reserve at the end of his Riviera holiday, he is simply looking forward to a few more days of relaxation before returning to Paris. But in St. Gatien, on the eve of World War II, everyone is suspect–the American brother and sister, the expatriate Brits, and the German gentleman traveling under at least one assumed name. When the film he drops off at the chemist reveals photographs he has not taken, Vadassy finds himself the object of intense suspicion. The result is anything but the rest he had been hoping for.

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