Jonathan Cape, 1960. [James Bond short stories] Octavo. Original black boards, spine lettered in gilt, eye motif blocked to front board in white. With dust jacket. Contemporary ownership inscription to front free endpaper. A very good copy indeed, top edge lightly foxed, slight browning to free endpapers, otherwise clean and clear, in a good dust jacket, rubbed, extremities worn and nicked, couple of short closed tears, some browning to reverse. First edition, first impression. This copy is from the significant Ian Fleming collection of Martin Schøyen (b.1940), with his bookplate. Schøyen's private collection of manuscripts, which span all cultures and all time periods, is one of the largest and most comprehensive of its kind. Item #155953
Gilbert A8a(1.1); The Schøyen Collection No. 113.