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Understanding John Le Carré

by John L. Cobbs

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Le Carré, John, 1931- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Spy stories, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Smiley, George (Fictitious character),
  • Espionage in literature.,
  • Spies in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-286) and index.

    Other titlesJohn Le Carré
    StatementJohn L. Cobbs.
    SeriesUnderstanding contemporary British literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6062.E33 Z66 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 297 p. ;
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL659547M
    ISBN 101570031681
    LC Control Number97004863

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