"It was an expensive setup, but it is the first duty of a secret service to remain not only secret but secure": First Edition of The Man With The Golden Gun

  • The Man With the Golden Gun.
  • The Man With the Golden Gun.
  • The Man With the Golden Gun.
  • The Man With the Golden Gun.

The Man With the Golden Gun.

$750.00

Item Number: 96898

London: Jonathan Cape, 1964.

First edition of the twelfth novel of Ian Fleming’s James Bond series. Octavo, original black cloth, gilt titles to the spine, green patterned endpapers. Fine in a fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing. Jacket design by Richard Chopping. An exceptional example.

"Ian Fleming was too ill to complete this last Bond novel before his death, so novelist Kingsley Amis was hired to complete and revise it (Black, 75).“ It was made into the 1975 film starring Roger Moore as Bond, with an all-star cast which included Christopher Lee, Britt Ekland, Maud Adams and Hervé Villachaize.

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