THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD
-5%

THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD

JOHN LE CARRÉ

11,85 €
11,26 €
IVA incluido
No disponible
Editorial:
PUFFIN
Año de edición:
2020
Materia
English readings
ISBN:
978-0-241-33092-0
Páginas:
241
11,85 €
11,26 €
IVA incluido
No disponible

u003cbu003eAs we publish all of le Carre's work for the first time, a special look for the books featuring his iconic character, George Smileyu003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003e In 1963 John le Carre published his third book, u003ciu003eThe Spy Who Came in from the Coldu003c/iu003e. Written over a period of about five weeks in response to the fear and ugliness of the Berlin Wall, its bitter, devastating story crystallised the doubts and moral dilemmas of the time. It altered irrevocably our understanding of the Cold War, the shape of the spy novel, and John le Carre's writing career, propelling him to international fame.

Artículos relacionados

  • THE SIGN OF THE FOUR
    SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
    Sinopsis"Sherlock Holmes took his bottle from the corner of the mantelpiece, and his hypodermic syringe from its neat morocco case. With his long, white, nervous fingers he adjusted the delicate needle and rolled back his left shirtcuff..." The Sign of the Four (1890), also called The Sign of Four, is the second novel featuring Sherlock Holmes written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle....
    En stock

    5,00 €4,75 €

  • THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES
    SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
    Sinopsis"To Sherlock Holmes she is always the woman. I have seldom heard him mention her under any other name. In his eyes she eclipses and predominates the whole of her sex..." The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of twelve short stories by Arthur Conan Doyle, featuring his fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. It was first published on 1892. The stories are not in...
    En stock

    5,00 €4,75 €

  • TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
    HARPER LEE
    'Shoot all the Bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a Mockingbird.' A lawyer's advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of Harper Lee's classic novel - a black man charged with the rape of a white girl. Through the young eyes of Scout and Jem Finch, Harper Lee explores with exuberant humour the irrationality of adult attitudes ...
    En stock

    11,65 €11,07 €

  • GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
    SWIFT, JONATHAN
    SinopsisGulliver's Travels purports to be a travel book, and describes the shipwrecked Gulliver's encounters with the inhabitants of four extraordinary places: Lilliput, Brobdingnag, Laputa, and the country of the Houyhnhnms. A consumately skilful blend of fantasy and realism makes Gulliver's Travels by turns hilarious, frightening, and profound. This new edition includes the c...
    En stock

    8,00 €7,60 €

  • OWC - PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
    AUSTEN, JANE
    SinopsisWith the arrival of eligible young men in their neighbourhood, the lives of Mr and Mrs Bennet and their five daughters are turned inside out. Pride encounters prejudice, upward-mobility confronts social disdain, and quick-wittedness challenges sagacity, as misconceptions and hasty judgements lead to heartache and scandal. ...
    En stock

    7,30 €6,94 €

  • BRAVE NEW WORLD
    HUXLEY, ALDOUS
    Far in the future, the World Controllers have created the ideal society. Through clever use of genetic engineering, brainwashing and recreational sex and drugs all its members are happy consumers. Bernard Marx seems alone harbouring an ill-defined longing to break free.A visit to one of the few rema... ...
    En stock

    15,20 €14,44 €