London: Jonathan Cape, 1964. First Edition, FIRST ISSUE. Octavo (19 x 13cm), pp.256. Elegantly bound in half dark green oasis morocco over matching cloth sides, with gilt titles and raised bands to spine. A little spotting to margin of final two leaves else near fine in an attractive recent leather binding. The last title in what has become known as the 'Blofeld' trilogy. The first of the two first printing states notes 'Published 1964' on copyright page, rather than 'Published March 1964'. Item #55933
Gilbert A12a (1.1).