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Book Covers: Part 3

In this batch of covers, for spy lovers, there’s a few familiar faces. There’s one of the Quiller novels. Another Bond, and a novel that was turned into a movie featuring Michael Caine. There’s also the very rare Avakoum Zarhov Vs 07. FROM THE BACK COVER: James Bond –Secret agent and dedicated gambler, now famous […]

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Book Covers: Part 2

Here’s a few more covers from the collection. Enjoy. The Chinese Visitor is the first book in a series of thrillers written by James Eastwood, all featuring Anna Zordan, Secret Agent. I suppose you could make comparison’s with Modesty Blaise, but I think Eastwood’s books are slightly better written than Peter O’Donnell’s. Other books in […]

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Book Covers: Part 1

Just to break things up a bit, I thought I’d start displaying a few book covers in between reviews. I won’t comment too much on these, and let the pictures do the talking. Departure DeferredW. Howard BakerMacfadden Bartell Books USAPaperback 1966 From the back cover:MEET JOHN DRAKESpying is His BusinessAnd He’s All Business! With bare […]

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The Dolly Dolly Spy (1968)

Produced by Stanley Canter and Desmond Elliot David Hemmings as Philip MacAlpine Sorry folks! This is a red herring. The Dolly Dolly Spy project fell through. Author Adam Diment wrote a series of novels featuring swinging secret agent Philip MacAlpine. The Dolly Dolly Spy, The Bang Bang Birds, The Great Spy Race, and Think Inc. […]

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