The Mask of Dimitrios by Eric Ambler

English crime novelist Charles Latimer is travelling in Istanbul when he makes the acquaintance of Turkish police inspector Colonel Haki. It is from him that he first hears of the mysterious Dimitrios an infamous master criminal, long wanted by the law, whose body has just been fished out of the Bosphorus. Fascinated by the story, Latimer decides to retrace Dimitrios steps across Europe to gather material for a new book. But, as he gradually discovers more about his subjects shadowy history, fascination tips over into obsession. And, in entering Dimitrios criminal underworld, Latimer realizes that his own life may be on the line.

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This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 58th on 100 Best Novels in English Since 1900 (Counterpunch)

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The Mask of Dimitrios Paperback 3816323 $2,432.64 $18.60 1983
The Mask of Dimitrios Hardcover 4965371 $36.13
The Mask of Dimitrios Mass Market Paperback 6585481 $34.95
A Coffin for Dimitrios Kindle Edition 103024 2011
A Coffin for Dimitrios Paperback 249723 $5.89 $0.01 2001
A Coffin for Dimitrios Hardcover 661512 $26.95 $15.85 1937
A Coffin for Dimitrios (Vintage Pocket Bk #232) Mass Market Paperback 3368156 $1.25
The Mask of Dimitrios (Coronet Books) Paperback 4365329 $613.01 $2.08 1991
A Coffin for Dimitrios Hardcover 3016727 $34.99 $5.02
Coffin For Dimitrios Mass Market Paperback 6306384 $43.76 $0.05 1983
The Mask of Dimitrios (Curley Large Print Books) Hardcover 10313420 $2,432.64
The Mask of Dimitrios/Large Print (Curley Large Print Books) Paperback 9386303 $30.45 1994
A Coffin for Dimitrios Mass Market Paperback 7487506 $2.65 1979
A Coffin for Dimitrios Mass Market Paperback 7545293 $24.50 $17.83 1983
The Mask of Dimitrios Audible Audio Edition 64963 $16.95 2009
Mask of Dimitrios, The Paperback 6071371 $0.77
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The Mask of Dimitrios Hardcover 6579300 $55.00 1984
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Mask of Dimitrios Hardcover 9173699 $199.34 1994
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