London: Jonathan Cape, 1956. FIRST EDITION, Binding B (designated without priority). Octavo, pp.257. Publisher's black cloth, titled in silver, in pictorial dust-wrapper designed by Pat Marriott. No inscriptions or ownership labels, a few small spots to egdes of text block, price-clipped jacket shows as a fine example having benefitted from some expert restoration. A most attractive copy, housed in a black morocco clamshell box. The fourth James Bond novel by Ian Fleming, which was adapted for the big screen in 1971. Item #49893
Gilbert A4a (1.2).