New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989. Book Club Edition. The author's twelfth novel, in which an expatriate British publisher unexpectedly finds himself working for British Intelligence to investigate people in Russia. Basis for Fred Schepisi's 1990 film of the same name, starring Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer. Item #2744
Octavo (23.5cm); glossy printed wrappers; [xii],353,pp. Signed by the author next to his portrait on the rear wrapper, and inscribed by Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer on the title page. Light wear to corners, with a faint diagonal crease to upper front wrapper, else Near FIne. Housed in a custom two-tone cloth and paper slipcase.