The Devil's Cocktail

Alexander Wilson
AUD $19.99
9780749018108.jpg

Book two in this Golden Age espionage thriller series, by a writer who was hugely well reviewed in his heyday.

An intrigue against Britain by Bolshevik agents is strongly suspected at MI6. Sir Leonard Wallace sends Captain Hugh Shannon, disguised as a professor of English Literature, to India to get to the bottom of it.

Author bio:

Alexander Wilson was a writer, spy and secret service officer. He served in the First World War before moving to India to teach as a Professor of English Literature, and began writing spy novels whilst there. During WW2, Wallace worked as an intelligence agent. He enjoyed great success and notoriety for his writing in the 1940s, with reviews in the Telegraph, Observer, Scotsman and the Times Literary Supplement. He died in 1963.

Category: Literary fiction
ISBN: 9780749018108
Publisher: Faber Factory
Imprint: Allison & Busby
Pub Date: April 2015
Page Extent: 350
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Literary fiction