Pike, Robert L. (pseud. Robert L. Fish)

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Place Published: London
Publisher: Andre Deutsch Limited
Date Published: 1965
Edition: First UK Edition
Book Id: 2189


First Impression, preceded by the American edition published by Doubleday in 1963. Octavo (20.5cm); tan glazed cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; [8], 183, [1]pp. A fresh, Fine copy in a very Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced 18s net), with some pinpoint wear to spine ends and a neat tear to lower rear flap fold invisibly mended on verso.


The first Lt. Clancy novel, and the first to be published under the Robert L. Pike pseudonym. Basis for the Oscar-winning 1968 film Bullitt, starring Steve McQueen, Jacqueline Bisset, and Robert Duvall, in what would produce one of modern cinema's most intense chase scenes. A well-preserved copy of a scarce title.

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