London: Jonathan Cape, 1965. [Thriller] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (19 x 13cm), pp.221. Elegantly hand-bound in half black oasis morocco over matching cloth sides, spine gilt-lettered in six compartments with raised bands. Contents and edges lightly foxed, exterior unmarked. A near fine copy in an attractive recent leather binding. 'The Man With The Golden Gun' was the last full-length 007 novel; basis for the 1974 movie starring Roger Moore as James Bond and (Fleming's cousin) Christopher Lee as villain Francisco Scaramanga who, in the novel, the is nicknamed "Pistols" Scaramanga. Item #60584
Gilbert A13a (1).