London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1999. [Legal thriller] SIGNED FIRST EDITION. Octavo (21 x 14cm), pp.351. The true UK first edition, issued as a promotional release before the standard trade edition appeared in the usual larger format, which was entirely reset. Signed by the author in black ink to the title page. Exclusive jacket art of a juggler. Slight bump to foot of spine, textblock a little dusty else fine in like, price-clipped wrapper. Following his Cold War espionage novels, John le Carré now switches to the post-Soviet Union environment without missing a beat, and in the slick, action-packed 'Single and Single' we have an intriguing delve into the apparently legitimate banking of the West and its ties to the criminal elements of the former Soviet bloc. Item #55773
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