New York: Walker and Company, 1963. First American Edition. First Printing. Octavo (20.5cm); yellow cloth, with titles stamped in black on spine; ,7-189,pp. Bookplate signed by the author loosely laid in. Forward lean, board edges slightly splayed, with some trivial wear to extremities, else a clean, Very Good+ copy, lacking the dustjacket.
Le Carre's second novel, and the second to feature his recurring character and master spy, George Smiley. BARZUN & TAYLOR 1361; HUBIN, p.249.