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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 182

    FLEMING, Ian (1908-64). Thunderball. London: Jonathan Cape, 1961. 8°. Half title (some light staining at foredge, a few very light spots). Original dark brown cloth with the hand of a skeleton embossed on the upper cover, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket by Richard Chopping (some very minor rubbing to edges of jacket, very short tear in lower wrapper and some faint spotting). FIRST EDITION.

    Price Realised  

    FLEMING, Ian (1908-64). Thunderball. London: Jonathan Cape, 1961. 8°. Half title (some light staining at foredge, a few very light spots). Original dark brown cloth with the hand of a skeleton embossed on the upper cover, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket by Richard Chopping (some very minor rubbing to edges of jacket, very short tear in lower wrapper and some faint spotting). FIRST EDITION.

    With FIRST EDITIONS of the same author's The Spy Who Loved Me (London, 1962), You Only Live Twice (London, 1964), The Man with the Golden Gun (London, 1965), and a second impression of On Her Majesty's Secret Service (London, April 1963), all in dust-jackets. (5)


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