Item #63232 Ian Fleming's Commandos. The Story of 30 Assault Unit in WWII. Ian FLEMING, Nicholas RANKIN.

Ian Fleming's Commandos. The Story of 30 Assault Unit in WWII.

London: Faber and Faber, 2011. [Military History] FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp.397. With 16 monochrome photographs on 4 plates in the centre of text block. Publisher's hardback cloth, spine lettered in gilt, orange endpapers, pictorial dust-wrapper priced at £20. No inscriptions or price-clipping, minor production creasing to rear; a fine/as new copy, carefully warehoused by ourselves since publication. "The true story of Fleming's wartime Commando unit, the real-life inspiration for James Bond" (from the blurb). The factual account of the formation of this elite fighting outfit, filmed as 'Age of Heroes' (2011) starring Sean Bean and Danny Dyer. Item #63232

Gilbert, page 602.

Price: £40.00

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