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The Night of Wenceslas

(1961)
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THE NIGHT OF WENCESLAS, Lionel Davidson's first novel, concerns Nicolas Whistler--24 years old, debt-ridden and thwarted in his attempts to rise in what was once the family business. Nicolas is conspired to take a trip from London to Prague, ostensibly to smuggle out some industrial secrets. But the secrets are, in fact, atomic, and Nicolas lets himself in for more than he bargained.

Davidson's award-winning novel is a crisp thriller which offers, as the careful plans unravel, glimpses of the Czech-emigre network in England, and of the inner workings of the British Embassy in Prague.

 
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Hardback Editions

August 1989 : UK Hardback
Title: Night of Wenceslas (Black Dagger Crime)
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-86220-725-8 / 978-0-86220-725-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Press
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April 1971 : UK Hardback
Title: The Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-575-00639-0 / 978-0-575-00639-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Victor Gollancz
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Paperback Editions

July 2016 : UK Paperback
Title: The Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-571-32684-6 / 978-0-571-32684-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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May 2008 : UK Paperback
Title: The Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-571-24288-X / 978-0-571-24288-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber and Faber
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June 1994 : UK Paperback
Title: Refer To New Isbn 0099415879
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-7493-1712-4 / 978-0-7493-1712-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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October 1995 : UK Paperback
Title: Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-7493-2340-X / 978-0-7493-2340-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mandarin
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June 1996 : USA Paperback
Title: The Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-312-95876-5 / 978-0-312-95876-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: St Martins Mass Market Paper
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June 1994 : UK Paperback
Title: The Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-09-941587-9 / 978-0-09-941587-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd
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October 1982 : USA Paperback
Title: The Night of Wenceslas (Perennial Library Mystery Series)
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-06-080595-1 / 978-0-06-080595-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
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February 1970 : UK Paperback
Title: The Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-14-001758-5 / 978-0-14-001758-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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Audio Editions

August 1989 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: The Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson, Timothy Bentinck
ISBN: 0-8161-9471-8 / 978-0-8161-9471-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: G K Hall Audio Books
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July 1989 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: The Night of Wenceslas: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-7451-6823-X / 978-0-7451-6823-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Audio Books
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July 1982 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: The Night Of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 0-7366-0340-9 / 978-0-7366-0340-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape, Inc.
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January 1960 : Audio Cassette
Title: The Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
ISBN: 5557022465 / 978-5557022460
Publisher: Books on Tape
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Kindle Editions

July 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Night of Wenceslas
Author(s): Lionel Davidson
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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