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Carlos Fuentes
The Hydra Head
New York - Farrar, Straus Giroux, 1978 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of The Hydra Head by Carlos Fuentes translated from the original Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden. Probably the first Third World spy thriller, an action-filled, quick-paced, terse novel of intrigue as contemporary as a headline. Condition: In a cloth binding with an unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart with some shelfwear and handling marks. Dustwrapper is generally smart with a closed tear to the front and a small chip to the back cover. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean. Overall:VERY GOOD INDEEDwith a VERY GOOD INDEED dustwrapper..
Bookseller: Rooke Books
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