London: Jonathan Cape and Hodder and Stoughton, 1982. [Spy novel] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (20 x 13cm), pp.254; , afterword; , blank. Publisher's cloth in pictorial dust-jacket with no price to the front flap - copies without a printed price were intended for export. No inscriptions. Some rubbing and acceptable wear, short tear to back panel. Very good. An original novel starring James Bond, and the second from author John Gardner, written under copyright of Glidrose (Ian Fleming) Publications Ltd. Item #58196
Haining; Crime Fiction p.208. Benson, Raymond; Bond Companion (1984). BMC No.1 [1984,] pp.4-13 'James Bond Revivals'. Hubin; Crime Fiction IV. GIlbert, p.613.