London: Jonathan Cape, 1962. [Spy thriller] FIRST EDITION, State A. Crown Octavo (21 x 13cm), pp.221. Publisher's cloth-effect paper over boards with scarlet endpapers in pictorial dust-jacket illustrated by Richard Chopping, priced at 15s. A used copy in a worn jacket, rather soiled and torn. Privately owned - not an ex-library copy. An inexpensive example of the first impression. The tenth book in the James Bond series; A beautiful girl with a sensual past, Vivienne Michell is different from all the women 007 has known before. When she is confronted with two evil killers there is only one man who can save her - Bond himself. Item #54871
Gilbert, Jon. Ian Fleming: The Bibliography, A10a (1.1).