"Fielding and Jebedee were dead, Steed-Asprey vanished. Smiley-where was he?": First Edition of A Murder of Quality First Edition; Signed by John Le Carre

  • A Murder of Quality.

A Murder of Quality.

Item Number: 12015

New York: Walker and Company, 1962.

First edition of the author’s second book. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by John Le Carre on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with some light wear. A very attractive example.

John le Carré's second novel, A Murder of Quality, offers an exquisite, satirical look at an elite private school as it chronicles the early development of George Smiley. "Beautifully intelligent, satiric and witty" (The Observer).