Item #64607 [Dr. No, United Artists, 1962] TLS., to Wolf Mankowitz. JAMES BOND FILMS, Harry SALTZMAN.
[Dr. No, United Artists, 1962] TLS., to Wolf Mankowitz.
[Dr. No, United Artists, 1962] TLS., to Wolf Mankowitz.

[Dr. No, United Artists, 1962] TLS., to Wolf Mankowitz.

[JAMES BOND FILMS] SALTZMAN, Harry (1915-1994).

London, 20th June 1961. Typed letter SIGNED by Saltzman to screenwriter Mankowitz. A detailed letter discussing various matters, including a note on the status of the fledgling Bond picture Dr No; "James Bond is jumping and Cubby and I have just to decide which distributor to make a deal with." 1pp. Autographed in blue ink at foot. Fine condition. Harry Saltzman (1915-1994) co-produced the first nine James Bond films with Albert R. Brocolli. He also set up Lowndes Productions which produced three classic Harry Palmer spy films starring Michael Caine. Wolf Mankowitz (1924-1998) introduced 'Cubby' Broccoli to Harry Saltzman, who formed Eon, the company responsible for producing the James Bond films. Mankowitz was a screenwriter for their first picture Dr. No (1962), and also contributed script ideas for the non-Eon Bond movie Casino Royale (1967). Item #64607

From the James Bond collection of Ian Fleming bibliographer Jon Gilbert, with accompanying provenance.

Price: £650.00