Thunderball by Ian Fleming, 1st/1st, 1961

Thunderball by Ian Fleming, 1st/1st, 1961

£1,450.00Price

London: Jonathan Cape, (1961). First edition. This is a fine copy. The iconic dust wrapper is in fantastic condition. It has not been price clipped, showing the original 15s net price. The boards, with the iconic impression of a skeletal hand, are in fine condition and free from wear. The text blocks are bright and white throughout, but with a single brown fox mark on the side block. This copy is free from previous owner’s ink. Overall, this is a fine copy. The ninth book in the James Bond series, and the eighth full-length Bond novel. It was first published on 27 March 1961, where the initial print run of 50,938 copies quickly sold out. An exceptional copy in this condition.