The Tailor of Panama - LE CARRE, JohnHeadlin, 1996, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Near Fine - in Near Fine DJ. Very slight shelf wear at edges of DJ.
Harry Pendel, Jewish-Irish foster child, is the charismatic proprietor and guiding genius of Pendel and Braithwaite Limitada, Tailors to Royalty. Andrew Osnard, mysterious and fleshly, is an Old Etonian and spy.His secret mission is two-pronged: to keep a watchful eye on the political manoeuvrings leading up to the American handover of the Panama Canal at midday on 31st December 1999; and to secure for himself the immense private fortune that has until now churlishly eluded him.And Osnard knows more about Pendel than Pendel knows himself…