Thunderball Book Club Edition ( James Bond) Hardcover – 1961. When a stranger arrives in the Bahamas, the locals barely turn their heads, seeing another ex- pat with money to burn at the casino tables. These are referred to as ‘ states’ ( please see page referring to book collecting for a more complete definition of what a ‘ state’ is). Book club edition A generic term denoting a book which was produced or distributed by one of any number of book club organizations. Published by Jonathan Cape in London in 1961, with the essential ' First Published 1961' to the inner page, with no later titles or editions stated, this rare book is NOT the book club edition, NOT the American edition and NOT a later printing - this is the first printing of Thunderball. Thunderball is the ninth of Ian Fleming' s James Bond thrillers and sees the British Agent in the Caribbean searching for a stolen deadly weapon.
The Book Club edition has blue boards and no embossed motif. Book Club Edition. The book was published by Glidrose Productions first in Great Britain in 1963, followed by an American edition in 1964.
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Thunderball by Fleming, First Edition. Each book is presented with a. FEL Books are - EXACT, as in, same size, same type, same binding and same dust jacket as the original. Otherwise text in very good condition. 39; Thunderball' is one of the most pivotal works of the series.
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James Bond First Editions. Owner' s name inside. First edition of the first novel thunderball book club first edition in Ian Fleming’ s James Bond series. Peter Harrington keeps a number of rare and first edition Fleming' s in stock. Octavo, original black cloth.
The Thunderball dust. A really beautiful set as a collection. The book is in very good condition - black clothed hardback cover with skeletal hand illustration to front board and silver lettering on spine. THUNDERBALL ( The Adventures of James Bond) - IAN FLEMING - Published by the FIRST EDITION LIBRARY HARDCOVER ( FELREPLICA OF 1961 ISSUE. Seller Inventory # 001217.
Thunderball by Ian Fleming, First Edition. Fay Dalton has done seven drawings for the book containing Bond, Largo and Domino. A collection of book club editions from the James Bond novels by Ian Fleming. James Bond wakes up with a nasty hangover after a night of losing at bridge, because he was too drunk to play well. Be the first to review this item. New listing Thunderball By Ian Fleming 1st Book Club Edition 1961 good condition.
Included are The Spy Who Loved Me ( 1962), The Man with the Golden Gun ( 1965), and You Only thunderball book club first edition Live Twice ( 1964). * * * Very good in. 6d The 1st set of sheets were of poor print quality and rejected by Cape These were later sent to the book club This means that, theoretically, the ' 1st printing' thunderball book club first edition is the book club edition Note: The Cape sheets have Cape name and logos on title page. It was in this novel that Fleming first introduces the world to the ultimate Bond villain- Ernest Stavro thunderball book club first edition Blofeld. Octavo, original brown paper thunderball book club first edition boards, original dust jacket.
Laura Massey' s definitive guide. A first edition should say Jonathan Cape on the title page and “ First published” with the. First paperback edition. Book Club edition. * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Super super nice.
Thunderball - Book Club Edition " Thunderball" Ian Fleming, The Book Club, no publication date. More information about this seller. 6d thunderball book club first edition The 1st set of sheets were of poor print quality and rejected by Cape These were later sent to the book club This means that, theoretically, the ' 1st printing' is the book club edition. Thunderball [ Ian Fleming] on Amazon. Also included are From Russia, With Love ( 1957), Thunderball ( 1961), Moonraker ( 1955), Doctor No thunderball book club first edition ( 1958), and Goldfinger ( 1959). Thrilling Cities Ian Fleming.
Bright clean dust jacket is pretty trashed, small pieces missing. The first set of 15, 000 sheets were of poor print quality and were rejected by publishers Jonathan Cape who later supplied them to The Book Club, which means technically the first printing is The Book Club edition ( although the Cape version was actually published first). Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: # 4, 062, 931 in Books ( See Top 100 in Books). Years later, Young said Thunderball was filmed " at the right time", considering that if it was the first film in the series, the low budget ( Dr. Octavo, original black cloth with blind- stamped skeletal thunderball book club first edition hand, original dust jacket. No, From Russia with Love and Thunderball.
The book is on sale March 6,. " Thunderball presents the blue- thunderball book club first edition print for a monstrous crime. On the base of the book someone wrote the letter B in pen. EBay Logo: Shop by category.
Someone wrote 15 cents on the front cover in grease pencil. Rare to find a set as crisp and nice as this. Skip to main content.
This is the home of Ian Fleming: The Bibliography, published by Queen Anne Press. " In the novel Thunderball, Ian Fleming first introduces the world to perhaps the ultimate Bond. JamesBondFirstEditions.
Save thunderball first edition to get e- mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Verso title page states " First Published 1957" Dustwrapper priced at 13s. New listing Thunderball By Ian Fleming 1st Book Club Edition 1961 good condition - Dust Jckt. You Searched For:.
First paperback edition eleventh printing ( # X201 ) of the ninth novel in the James Bond series. The new Thunderball novel release is as beautiful as the rest of the books and the binding is the same. All fourteen of the Fleming Bond series are published by Jonathan Cape in London between 19. Introduction to collecting first editions of the James Bond books by Ian Fleming. Thunderball is the ninth book in Ian Fleming' s James Bond series, and the eighth full- length Bond novel.
Page dimensions: 188mm x 120mm. A complete set of first edition Ian Fleming, James Bond book club books with original and correct dust wrappers. London: Jonathan Cape, ( 1961).
First editions should be in their original dust jackets with no quotes from critics or reviewers. Thunderball - Pan Paperback with Domino Letter; Thunderball Trading Cards; The Spy Who Loved Me - Book Club Edition; Thunderball - Book Club Edition; For Your Eyes Only - Book Club Edition. 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. It was first published in the UK by Jonathan Cape on 27 March 1961, where the initial print run of 50, 938 copies quickly sold out. IAN FLEMING THUNDERBALL JAMES BOND Book Club First Edition 1961 With Dust Cover. , under the direction of James Bond historian and archivist Jon Gilbert.
The book was published by Glidrose Productions first in Great Britain in 1963, followed by an American edition in 1964. Shop with confidence. No cost only $ 1 million) would not have yielded good results. More information about this. First edition of Fleming’ s ninth Bond novel, featuring the first appearance of the superspy’ s memorable nemesis, the villainous mastermind behind SPECTRE, Ernst Blofeld, who steals two nuclear warheads and threatens the world.
Quotes indicate that it is a later publication. The Man With The Golden Gun - Book Club Edition; You Only Live Twice - Book Club Edition; On Her Majesty' s Secret Service - Book Club Editio. THUNDERBALL by Ian Fleming. Slight spine slant.
London: Jonathan Cape, 1953. Time left 3d 1h left. Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or paper. Nearly two decades after Thunderball was released, he served as an executive producer on Never Say Never Again, a Bond film that saw the return of Sean Connery in the title role for the first time. First edition of the Ian Fleming’ s first book Casino Royale which introduced the world to 007: Inscribed by Ian Fleming to Classmate and Novelist Ralph Arnold Fleming, Ian. FIRST EDITION of the ninth book in the James Bond series, in colorful “ skeleton” dust jacket designed by Richard Chopping.
First edition, first impression, of the ninth Bond book. James Bond: thunderball book club first edition THUNDERBALL by Ian Fleming ( 1961, Hardcover) Book Club Edition See more like this JAMES BOND, Ian Fleming, First Edition Library ( FEL) - THUNDERBALL $ 49. All the books and dust wrappers are in really lovely condition with no inscriptions.
Thunderball thunderball book club first edition is the ninth book in Ian Fleming' s James Bond series, and the eighth full- length James Bond novel. Moderate edge wear. Thunderball was the final thunderball book club first edition James Bond film directed by Young.
Printed in Great Britain. First Paperback Edition. The book is a collection of articles Fleming wrote for the London Sunday Times, based on two trips he took between 19 at the behest of Times travel editor Leonard Russell. Though Bond and Blofeld never actually meet here, it is in this book that Bond first battles the schemes of SPECTRE, Blofeld' s criminal organisation. Our club has been going strong, and growing, for nearly 12 years. Edge of pages are somewhat stained.
* * * Front cover design by Raymond Hawkey. This title may be the most complicated for the investor as this is the only title in which thunderball book club first edition the first edition book was published with 3 versions of the first edition dust jacket. Thunderball is the first book in what is known as the " Blofeld Trilogy", which, after the interlude novel The Spy Who Loved Me, resumes with On Her Majesty' thunderball book club first edition s Secret Service and concludes with You Only Live thunderball book club first edition Twice. Find great deals on eBay for james bond thunderball book.
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Thunderball Book Club Edition ( James Bond) on Amazon. FEL with Slipcase Measures 9. 1961 First Edition / First State Thunderball by Ian Fleming, published by Jonathan Cape Ltd. It’ s been exciting to see many of our selected authors emerge in a big way.