The First Three Novels (Hardcover)
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John le Carré has been called "simply the world's greatest fictional spymaster" (Newsweek) and "one of the half-dozen best novelists now working in English" (Chicago Sun-Times). Now, three of his greatest and most genre-defining novels—Call for the Dead, A Murder of Quality, and The Spy Who Came in from the Cold—are combined in this spectacular omnibus edition.
Including the book that Graham Greene called "the best spy story I have ever read," this collection of some of John le Carré's best-loved novels is a master class in the art of spy and espionage fiction.
About the Author
John le Carré was born in 1931 and lives in Cornwall, England. He is the author of Call for the Dead; Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy; Smiley's People; The Tailor of Panama; The Constant Gardener; and most recently, A Delicate Truth.
“Le Carré is simply the world's greatest fictional spymaster.” —Newsweek
“He is one of the half-dozen best novelists now working in English.” —Chicago Sun-Times
“Le Carré is more than just a great storyteller--he captures the Zeitgeist itself.” —Tom Wolfe
“Le Carré is one of the best novelists--of any kind--we have.” —Vanity Fair
“The best spy story I have ever read.” —Graham Greene on The Spy Who Came in from the Cold