London: Jonathan Cape, 1964. [Thriller] First Edition. Octavo (19 x 13cm), pp.256. Elegantly bound in half black oasis morocco over marbled paper sides, with gilt titles, gilt decoration and raised bands to spine. A fine copy in an attractive recent leather binding. The last title in what has become known as the 'Blofeld' trilogy. This is the second and rarer of the two first printing states, listing 'March 1964' on copyright page. Item #53399
Gilbert A12a (1.2).