Jonathan Cape, 1961.
First edition, first printing. 8vo. 254pp. Original black boards with gilt lettering to spine & blind stamped skeletal hand to front board. A fine copy with clean boards & no inscriptions. The fine dustwrapper is crisp & complete. Lightest wear to extremities. Original price of 15snet on front flap. A lovely copy.
The ninth James Bond title & the introduction of Spectre and Blofeld.
Gilbert A9a 1.1