Octopussy

FLEMING, Ian. Octopussy.

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FLEMING, Ian. Octopussy. London: Jonathan Cape, 1966.

8vo., black boards stamped in gilt to upper cover and spine; dust wrapper designed by Chopping, with black-and-white photograph of the author to the lower panel; marbled-effect grey endpapers pp. [x], 11-94, [ii]; aside from very minor wear to foot, and a couple of spots to the upper edge, a fine copy.
First edition, first impression. The jacket is a fourth issue, clipped with repriced £4.95 sticker to the front flap.
This, the last work in the Fleming Bond series, is a short work comprising two stories; Octopussy and The Living Daylights. It was preceded by The Man with the Golden Gun., and subsequent editions included The Property of a Lady and 007 in New York.
The film adaptation of Octopussy starred Timothy Dalton in his first appearance as Bond.
Gilbert, A14a.

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