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John Le Carré (1931-), Writer of espionage novels

John Le Carré (David John Moore Cornwell)

Sitter in 4 portraits
British novelist and journalist, David Cornwell, served as a diplomat in Germany and is best known for his espionage novels such as The Spy who came in from the Cold (1963) and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1974). Other works include Smiley's People, (1980) and A Perfect Spy (1986) which he writes under the pseudonym of John le Carré.

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John Le Carré

by Lord Snowdon
vintage bromide print, 1 March 1989
NPG P822


John Le Carré

by Barry Ryan
bromide print, worked by hand, 1994
NPG P583


John Le Carré

by Bill Brandt
bromide print on card mount, 1974
NPG x22441


John Le Carré

by Franta Provaznik
bromide fibre print, February 1989
NPG x32722