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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 185

    FLEMING, Ian (1908-64). Thrilling Cities. [New York:] New American Library, 1964. Large 8° (228 x 152mm). Half title, drawings by Milton Glaser (half title lightly browned). Original tan pictorial cloth, spine lettered in red, dust-jacket (head of backstrip town, some rubbing, lower wrapper lightly stained). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "To Robert MacKenna from Ian Fleming."

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    FLEMING, Ian (1908-64). Thrilling Cities. [New York:] New American Library, 1964. Large 8° (228 x 152mm). Half title, drawings by Milton Glaser (half title lightly browned). Original tan pictorial cloth, spine lettered in red, dust-jacket (head of backstrip town, some rubbing, lower wrapper lightly stained). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "To Robert MacKenna from Ian Fleming."

    The 'New York' section of this edition includes a 'JAMES BOND' SHORT STORY, '007 IN NEW YORK' (pp125-130), not included in the British edition.


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