"C" the Secret Life of Sir Stewart Graham Menzies: Spymaster to Winston Churchill. Anthony Cave Brown.

"C" the Secret Life of Sir Stewart Graham Menzies: Spymaster to Winston Churchill

Hardcover, New York: MacMillan Publishing Company, 1987. First Edition; First Printing. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. Full numberline including the 1. A biography of Sir Stewart Gragam Menzies, the chief of British Secret Intelligence Service during World War II. The chief of SIS was referred to as C and Menzies became the model for Ian Fleming's M and John le Carre's Control. Menzies experienced both great triumph as C (Ultra) and great disappointment (his handpicked successor was Kim Philby). No previous owner marks. Text and photos clean and bright. Book gently rubbed at both ends of spine, page edges lightly soiled. Dust jacket is not clipped. Dust jacket has shelfwear to edges, most noticeable at spine panel. Dust jacket now protected in Mylar. Ships same or next business day. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 830 pages. [Item #71676]

Price: $15.00

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