BRIGHT, CLEAN COPY IN DUSTWRAPPER
Published: Jonathan Cape, 
Stock code: 42188
8vo., Sixth Impression, with portrait frontispiece, 14 plates on 11 and 3 folding maps (2 coloured), neat contemporary inscription on front free endpaper; red cloth, gilt back, red top, a near fine copy in price-clipped dustwrapper, the latter lightly age-soiled at backstrip and with small mark on rear panel.
With personal bookplate on front free endpaper. Published two months after the first edition. A classic of its time, recalling Maclean's Buchan-like experiences before and during WWII. Includes coverage of the Moscow State Trials, operating with the LRDG in the Western Desert, kidnapping a general and being dropped in occupied Europe as Churchill's personal envoy to Tito. EARLY PRINTINGS ARE SCARCE IN THIS CONDITION. Enser, p.481