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Thunderball.
London: Jonathan Cape,, 1961. Octavo. Original dark brown boards, titles to spine gilt (Gilbert's Binding A, no priority), skeletal hand design on front board in blind. With the pictorial dust jacket. Ownership signature to front free endpaper. A little foxing to edges of text block; an excellent copy in the bright jacket with a little rubbing and a few nicks to extremities. First edition, first impression. Ian Fleming's novel Thunderball incorporated material from an unproduced screenplay he had worked on in 1958 in collaboration with Kevin McClory, Jack Whittingham, and Ivar Bryce, with the result that Fleming found himself in a well-publicised case in the High Court defending himself against McClory's accusations of plagiarism, though Fleming and McClory eventually settled out of court.
      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
Last Found On: 2018-01-08           Check availability:      Biblio    

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