The Centenary Edition of the works of Ian Fleming.London: Queen Anne Press, 2008 Stock Code: 147378
The definitive edition of FlemingThe definitive edition of Ian Fleming's works, number 17 of 100 sets bound by Shepherds, Sangorski & Sutcliffe, from a total edition of 406.
The set comprises all 14 volumes of the James Bond novels, the non-fiction volumes The Diamond Smugglers and Thrilling Cities plus the children's story Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang. The final volume, Talk of the Devil, contains material including two stories, some of which is unpublished.
The sumptuous set - the bindings are based on the signed limited edition of On Her Majesty's Secret Service - was published by the Queen Anne Press, founded by Fleming's old boss Lord Kemsley of the Sunday Times, and now managed by his niece and nephew. The publication marked the centenary of Fleming's birth.
18 volumes, octavo. Original white quarter vellum, spines lettered gilt, black cloth sides, red endpapers, gilt edges; in original black cloth slipcases, and box.
In fine condition.
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