1978: The Bodley Head,
First edition first issue with the Shakespeare head imprint on titlepage - uncommon thus. 8vo. 339. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. White dustwrapper with orange titles. A fine copy with clean boards & no marks to textblock edges. No inscriptions. The fine dustwrapper is fresh & clean with bright orange lettering to spine. Original price of £4.50net to front flap. A Superior copy of the rare first issue.
A Secret Service novel. One of of only 1000 copies of the first issue.