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 the world over, makes his FIRST APPEARANCE in this startlingly original tale of espionage in a French seaside town.

Tension & Torture!
Romance & Murder


From the back cover:

Avakoum Zahov
His name was whispered with dread in the spy centres of the West.
Zahov?
Who was he?

The daring exploits of Agent 07 are well known to readers in the Western countries.

BUT WHO KNOWS THE OTHER SIDE OF THE STORY?

How do the Communists view the renowned British agent and his anti-espionage adventures?

We find out in this exciting story by Bulgaria’s bestselling author, Andrei Gulyashki, the creator of Avakoum Zahov, top agent for Department B, a gentle, perceptive, educated man of good taste and great charm who has a passion for archaeology and Mozart and who sees 07 as a sinister threat to world security.

In the final struggle between the world’s greatest Secret Agents-one must lose. And the loser must pay the penalty for defeat!

AVAKOUM ZAHOV – BULGARIA’S TOP AGENT MATCHES WITS WITH HIS WESTERN COUNTERPART – THE INFAMOUS 07.

ANDREI GULYASHKI was born in Bulgarska Rakovitsa village, district of Koula, in 1914. He participated actively in the resistance movement. Took up writing in 1931. He worked as editor for the newspapers “Rabotnichesko Delo” and “Otechestven Front,” the magazines “Septemvri” and “Plamuk” and is Director of the National Theatre in Sofia at present. Twice awarded Dimitrov Prize, the highest honor for works of literature and science in his country.

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Book Covers: Part 3

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