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    A Near Fine Copy, Inscribed by Ian Fleming

    Ian Fleming. Goldfinger. London: Jonathan Cape, [1959].

    First edition. Inscribed by Fleming on the front free endpaper, "To Gerald Micklean, This piece - of homework! from Ian Fleming". Octavo. 318 pages.

    Publisher's black cloth with blind and gilt stamped front and gilt stamped spine. Spine has a very slight lean and the mildest of bumping to the extremities. Dust jacket has minor darkening along edges and a light stain at top edge of spine. Housed in a beautiful custom clamshell box by The Dragonfly Bindery. The box front reproduces an image of skull with rose from front panel of the jacket in intricate, multicolored leathers. A near fine copy of the seventh Bond novel.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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