Ian Fleming: A COMPLETE SET OF JAMES BOND BOOKS Comprising: Casino Royale; Live and Let Die; Moonraker; Diamonds are Forever; From Russia, with Love; Dr. No; Goldfinger; For Your Eyes Only; Thunderball; The Spy who Loved Me; On Her Majesty’s Secret Service; You Only L Cape
Cape - 1953-66. Sixteen volumes, all first editions, all first issues in first issue dustwrappers. A very good+ set of books. Including the additional volumes of ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’ with ‘quad’ mark and first issue of ‘The Man with the Golden Gun’ with the gilt gun on the front board. Consisting: ‘Casino Royale’ - very good+ with light handling to the rear and a small bump to the top of the front board. No inscriptions. In a dust wrapper which has benefitted from some light restoration to the corners and to the spine tips. ‘Live and Let Die’ is a near fine book without inscriptions in a dust wrapper which has a little restoration to the spine tips and corners. Not price clipped. ‘Moonraker’ - near fine with ‘shoot’ to page 10. The dust wrapper has benefitted from some light restoration to the edges and spine. ‘Diamonds Are Forever’ - near fine without inscriptions. Rear panel of the very good+ dust wrapper has a patch of rubbing. Some wear to the spine tips and corners. ‘From Russia With Love’ - a very good book without inscriptions in like dust wrapper (no fading to the spine). Some wear to the edges andcorners - small stain to the head of the spine and creasing to the bottom of the rear panel. ‘Thunderball’ - a near fine book in near fine unclipped wrapper with a little stain to the page block. ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’ - with the ‘quad’ mark. Previously the property of Henry Blofeld (with his father’s bookplate to the rear of the endpaper). Very good in like dust wrapper - not price clipped. [Additional] ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’ - clipped/repriced with small tear to the head of the spine. Very good in like wrapper. ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’ - a fine book in a very good dust wrapper with some little fading to the spine. A nice copy. ‘You Only Live Twice’ - a very good book in like wrapper with a small tape stain to the rear flap. ‘The Man with the Golden Gun’ - a fine book in like wrapper. [Additional] copy of ‘The Man with the Golden Gun’ - with the gilt gun on the front board. Foot of the front panel of the book has some slight rippling. In near fine wrapper. ‘Octopussy’ - a fine book in near fine clipped wrapper. A very nice set of first editions.