First American Edition of The Russia House; Signed by John LeCarre

  • The Russia House.

The Russia House.

Item Number: 79006

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989.

First American edition of le Carre’s classic novel, basis for the film starring Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by John le Carre on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by R.D. Scudellari.

The title The Russia House refers to the nickname given to the portion of the British Secret Intelligence Service that was devoted to spying on the Soviet Union. The motion picture based on the novel was released in 1990, starring Sean Connery and Michelle Pfeiffer, and directed by Fred Schepisi.