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    First Edition of Ian Fleming's Live and Let Die, in the First State Dust Jacket

    Ian Fleming. Live and Let Die. London: Jonathan Cape, [1954]. First edition, first impression, first issue, first state of the second James Bond novel (as per Gilbert). Octavo. 240 pages. Publisher's full black paper over boards, front board and spine stamped in gilt, dust jacket. Jacket skilfully repaired and color corrected, especially at spine, mild rubbing and toning to jacket, gilt on binding dull. Very slightly skewed. Still, a near fine copy.
    Gilbert, A2a (1.1).
    From the Palo Alto Collection of Modern Literature.




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