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Author Masters, Anthony, 1940-2003.

Title Literary agents : the novelist as spy / Anthony Masters
Published Oxford ; New York : B. Blackwell, 1987


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  823.0872 M4231/L  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 271 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits
Contents Erskine Childers: the intrepid spy -- John Buchan: the romantic spy -- Somerset Maugham: the workaday spy -- Compton Mackenzie: the indiscreet spy -- Malcolm Muggeridge: the indignant spy -- Graham Greene: the abrasive spy -- Ian Fleming: the dashing spy -- Tom Driberg: the decadent spy -- John Bingham: the patriotic spy -- Dennis Wheatley: the would-be spy -- Howard Hunt: the spy who knew too much -- John le Carré: the natural spy -- Epilogue Len Deighton: the unassuming spy
Analysis Spy fiction in English 1900- Writers
Spy fiction in English, 1900-. Writers - Biographies
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 260-264
Subject Spy stories, English.
Espionage, British -- History -- 20th century.
Spies -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Spy stories, English -- History and criticism.
Espionage -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Biography.
Espionage, British, in literature.
Genre/Form Biography.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Spy fiction.
LC no. 87012155
ISBN 0631149791