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SA Auction #85 begins on 10 Sep 2020

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Mrs James Bond

How 007 got his name

Published: Collins, London, 1966

Edition: First

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With two black and white photos and five bird sketches. An entertaining account of how Ian Fleming used the name of an American ornithologist who wrote a book about West Indian birds, for his fictional secret agent, including details of the only meeting between Fleming and the real James Bond. 62 pages.

Book condition: green cloth boards in very good condition, end-papers unmarked, text and binding good. See picture below for marks on the very last 3 pages only. Jacket condition: very good, not price-clipped.

This book is in great condition.

  • Jacket Condition: Very good
  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Sold By: Mantis Books
  • Contact Person: Charl Yates
  • Country: South Africa
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  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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