To War with Whitaker (1994), was a friend of Ian Fleming." /> FLEMING, Ian (1908-64). <I>Moonraker.</I> London: Jonathan Cape, 1955. 8°. Half title (light marginal stain to one leaf). Original black cloth lettered in silver, dust-jacket by Kenneth Lewis after a design by the author (chip to foot of backstrip, some light staining). FIRST EDITION. ASSOCIATION COPY, the front free endpaper signed "Ranfurly, 1955." Hermione, Countess of Ranfurly (1913-2001), author of the memoir <I>To War with Whitaker</I> (1994), was a friend of Ian Fleming. | Christie's
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    Sale 5822

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including the Works of Charles Dickens

    1 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 270

    FLEMING, Ian (1908-64). Moonraker. London: Jonathan Cape, 1955. 8°. Half title (light marginal stain to one leaf). Original black cloth lettered in silver, dust-jacket by Kenneth Lewis after a design by the author (chip to foot of backstrip, some light staining). FIRST EDITION. ASSOCIATION COPY, the front free endpaper signed "Ranfurly, 1955." Hermione, Countess of Ranfurly (1913-2001), author of the memoir To War with Whitaker (1994), was a friend of Ian Fleming.

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    FLEMING, Ian (1908-64). Moonraker. London: Jonathan Cape, 1955. 8°. Half title (light marginal stain to one leaf). Original black cloth lettered in silver, dust-jacket by Kenneth Lewis after a design by the author (chip to foot of backstrip, some light staining). FIRST EDITION. ASSOCIATION COPY, the front free endpaper signed "Ranfurly, 1955." Hermione, Countess of Ranfurly (1913-2001), author of the memoir To War with Whitaker (1994), was a friend of Ian Fleming.


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