New York. Harper & Brothers Publishers. 1932. 8vo. 22cm, first US edition, xiii,296p., frontis portrait, 2 plates, appendices, index, green cloth, spine titles fading, good to very good sound copy (HmInDs). Item #41434
~ An autobiography of a Russian-born British spy, Sidney Reilly (1873-1925) known as the "Ace of Spies" who worked with Scotland's Yard Special Branch and MI6. He is believed to be the model for Ian Fleming's James Bond character. His wife completed the book after Reilly vanished in a trip in Russia in 1925.