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    A Nice, Tight Copy of the Rare Uncorrected Proof of Thunderball

    Ian Fleming [ James Bond ]. Thunderball. London: Jonathan Cape, [1961]. Uncorrected Proof, one of only 500 copies printed. Octavo. [254], [2, blank] pages. Publisher's printed wrappers (with "Uncorrected Proof" at the bottom of the front wrapper). Spine just a bit dull, with some rubbing, a few faint circular impressions on front wrapper, a short tear to the rear wrapper at top, some minor occasional soiling to wrappers, a few leaves creased at upper edge, erasure mark at upper corner of first blank. Still, a fine copy for this rare and fragile item, not usually seen so square and tight. From the James Bond collection of Gary Firuta.
    Gilbert A.9.a.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
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