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Hidden Face
Victor Canning
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Hidden Face

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Large Print, 267 pages
Published September 20th 1984 by Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & Co. (first published January 1st 1973)
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Ron Antonucci
Oct 15, 2016 Ron Antonucci rated it liked it
A/K/A "Burden of Proof"
Paula Hibbert
Sep 30, 2016 Paula Hibbert rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The Bourne Identity prototype

I have always loved this book and yes, these days it may seem a touch predictable or slightly corny in places, but it has a certain magic in its 1950s' innocence and reminds me of the afore mentioned film. It would make a great movie. Just reread it and enjoyed it as much as when I read it 35 years ago!
Helene Clarke
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John Hardy
Nov 02, 2014 John Hardy rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A good read. Up to his usual standard
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Victor Canning was a prolific writer of novels and thrillers who flourished in the 1950s, '60s and '70s, but whose reputation has faded since his death in 1986. He was personally reticent, writing no memoirs and giving relatively few newspaper interviews.

Canning was born in Plymouth, Devon, the eldest child of a coach builder, Fred Canning, and his wife May, née Goold. During World War I his fathe
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