AN EXPENSIVE PLACE TO DIE with "Top Secret In Transit Docket."
Edition: First printing.
London: Jonathan Cape, (1967) dj. Hardcover first edition - The fifth espionage novel by this master of the genre, featuring his anonymous and cynical anti-hero (who was given the name 'Harry Palmer' in the films based on his books.) The title refers to Oscar Wilde's comment about Paris. Includes the "Top Secret In Transit Docket," complete with all ten enclosures laid in. 254 pp. Illustrated endpapers.
Condition: Near fine in charcoal gray cloth in a good dust jacket with wraparound art (chipping at the ends of the spine, other edgewear, rubbing to the folds), original price of 21s net still present. .