The Life of Ian Fleming. Creator of James Bond. John PEARSON, born 1930.

The Life of Ian Fleming. Creator of James Bond.

New York, NY: McGraw-Hill 1966. [Literary biography] FIRST US EDITION. Octavo (25 x 16cm), pp.339; [1], blank, with sixteen pages of photographic plates. Publisher's orange cloth blocked in black and yellow, pictorial jacket priced at $6.95. With a supplied copy of the statement from McGraw-Hill, acknowledging some factual errors in the text concerning the Thunderball legal case and confirming that alterations will be made for future editions. A clean, bright, near fine copy with a few short tears to rear panel and one nick at the foot of same. An informative firs-thand biography of James Bond's creator, written by a close friend and colleague both in wartime Intelligence work and as Fleming's assistant at the Foreign Desk of The Sunday Times. Item #59563

Gilbert, Jon. Ian Fleming: The Bibliography, page 592.

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