The Life of Ian Fleming. Creator of James Bond.

The Life of Ian Fleming. Creator of James Bond.

London: Jonathan Cape, 1966. [Literary Biography] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (25 x 16cm), pp.352, with sixteen pages of photographic plates, with the uncommon printed 'Statement' inserted. Publisher's black cloth with 'golden eye' motif to the upper cover, red top-stain, pictorial dust-wrapper. A near fine copy of the book in a lightly edgeworn, price-clipped jacket with a couple of scratches to rear panel. Shows well. This is one of a small number of copies to include a tipped-in legal statement from the publisher, acknowledging some factual errors in the text concerning the Thunderball legal case and confirming that alterations will be made for future editions. Item #52747

Price: £150.00

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