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    Ian Fleming. Diamonds Are Forever. London: Jonathan Cape, [1956]. First edition, first impression, with "His friends call him 'Boofy'" on page 134, lines 25-26. Octavo (188 x 124 mm). 257, [1, blank] pages (note: pages 9-10 not accounted for in pagination). Publisher's black cloth, front board stamped in silver with baguette-cut diamond device and ruled in blind with repeating diamond-shaped pattern, spine lettered in gilt with publisher's device in silver at foot; all edges trimmed; plain white endpapers. In original dust jacket designed by Pat Marriott. Very lightly skewed; backstrip lightly sunned; headcap softly bumped; front board with some minor soiling; occasional minor rubbing. Dust jacket spine panel a bit toned; some light edgewear and minor chipping to jacket; rear panel a bit toned and thumbsoiled. Still, near fine. Gilbert. A4a (1.1).

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    September, 2017
    14th Thursday
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