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The private life of spies and ; The exquisite art of getting even  Cover Image Book Book

The private life of spies and ; The exquisite art of getting even / Alexander McCall Smith.

McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author. McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- Exquisite art of getting even. 

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593700693
  • Physical Description: 289 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2023]
  • Note: "Stories of espionage and revenge" --Jacket cover.
  • Note: Originally published in hardcover in two volumes in Great Britain as The Exquisite Art of Getting Even by Polygon Books, an imprint of Birlinn Limited, Edinburgh, in 2022, and The Private Life of Shadows by Abacus, an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group, London, in 2023.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Subject: Intelligence officers > Fiction.
Revenge > Fiction.
Secret service > Fiction.
Genre: Spy fiction.
Short stories.
Historical fiction.

Available copies

  • 4 of 6 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries.


  • 1 current hold with 6 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Blanchester Library FIC MCCALLSM (Text) 39018002752761 Fiction New Books Reshelving -
Bucyrus Library FIC MCC (Text) 33171003828639 Adult New Books Available -
Cardington-Lincoln Library FIC MCCA (Text) 30040000583245 Fiction Available -
Community Library (Sunbury) FIC McC (Text) 30210313201757 New Books Checked out 06/21/2023
Marvin Memorial Library F MCCA Short Stories (Text) 30202002418180 New Books Checked out 06/22/2023
Worch Memorial Library F McC (Text) 30128100914228 Adult fiction Available -

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