Without Love - Gerald HanleyCollins, 1957, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good+ — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with spotting to the reverse. Pages lightly age-tanned.
From the cover: “At the crisis of his life, Michael Brennan is confronted with the fact that a man by trying to save the world may lose his own soul. This matters to him. Hating the society into which he was born, he had eagerly joined those who would improve it by destroying it. In the summer of 1954 he is ordered to kill a renegade to the subversive international organisation he is serving in Barcelona. He has killed before as a member of the S. S. in Russia. If he refuses to commit it, the Organisation's summary punishment will certainly leave no chance of a last-minute operation of grace. The pattern of his life is made and he must follow it to its end and in a way that neither those who love nor those who control him can foresee..”