SPY STORY. New York and London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, . Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First U.S. edition. The author's sixth spy novel featuring his nameless hero. A 1976 film was based on this novel. Jay Pederson, St. James Guide to Crime and Mystery Writers, pp. 288-91. Smith and White, Cloak and Dagger Fiction (3rd ed.) 1594. Former owner's name and address embossed on half title page, some spotting to page edges, a nearly fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with several stress creases at edges. (#140407).