London: Jonathan Cape and Hodder and Stoughton, 1986. FIRST EDITION. Octavo (21 x 14cm), pp.192. Black cloth-effect paper over boards, gilt titles, pictorial dust-jacket designed by Trevor Scobie. Small chip to lower edge of dust-jacket front panel, bumped at foot. Overall a clean, near fine copy. John Gardner's fifth original novel starring Commander Bond. Item #52959
Benson, Raymond; The James Bond Bedside Companion (1984, revised 1988). Gilbert, Jon; Ian Fleming: The Bibliography, page 613.