London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1977. First Edition. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches; 215 x 140 mm), 532 pages, blue cloth, gilt titles to spine, in an illustrated, unclipped dust jacket.A John Le Carré thriller set in Asia, once again featuring George Smiley. End papers feature Asian maps. Item #82
CONDITION: A bit of soiling to top and fore edges, top corners bumped, rubbing to cloth. Internally clean and unmarked. The dust jacket is rubbed and has a couple of tiny nicks as well as a small crease to the front flap and long vertical creases to the rear flap. A Very Good copy.