The Diamond Smugglers. With an Introduction by 'John Blaize' formerly of the International Diamond Security Organization.

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1958. [True crime] FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Octavo (21 x 14cm), pp.160. Illustrated with photos and drawings. With errors as listed by Gilbert. Publisher's light blue cloth with titles in white to the spine, with four white circles representing diamonds stamped to upper. Black pictorial dust-wrapper, clipped in the usual Macmillan manner but retaining the price of $3.50 to flap. Contemporary owner name to flyleaf (crossed out), jacket with some edgewear and rubbing, chipped to extremities, sticker pull to flap. A serviceable copy. Documentary on the illicit passage of diamonds out of Africa, and the covert agent responsible for breaking the racket. Item #53311

Gilbert, Jon. Ian Fleming The Bibliography A15b (1).

Price: £55.00

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