Le Carre, John THE TAILOR OF PANAMA
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (1996). 0679454462 / 9780679454465 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine with full-color illustrated end-papers showing an interesting vintage depiction of the building of the Panama Canal, in a fine illustrated dust jacket.
The story of the title character who becomes a reluctant spy for a British secret agent. Basis for the John Boorman film with Pierce Brosnan, Geoffrey Rush and Jamie Lee Curtis.