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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 183

    FLEMING, Ian (1908-64). On Her Majesty's Secret Service. London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 8°. Half title, coloured frontispiece portrait of the author by Amherst Villiers, title printed in red and black (endpapers a little spotted, very faint marginal browning to title). Original vellum-backed black cloth with white 'ski tracks' on the upper cover, spine lettered in gilt, top edges gilt. FIRST EDITION. NUMBER 121 OF 250 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

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    FLEMING, Ian (1908-64). On Her Majesty's Secret Service. London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 8°. Half title, coloured frontispiece portrait of the author by Amherst Villiers, title printed in red and black (endpapers a little spotted, very faint marginal browning to title). Original vellum-backed black cloth with white 'ski tracks' on the upper cover, spine lettered in gilt, top edges gilt. FIRST EDITION. NUMBER 121 OF 250 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.


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