Bloomsbury to auction Ian Fleming first edition novels
The famous Mayfair auction house is set to sell a host of Fleming novels on April 23rd.
The highlight of the series must be a first edition "Casino Royale", which Bloomsbury has valued up at between Â£6000 â Â£8000 pounds.
543. Fleming (Ian) Casino Royale, first edition , light crease down half-title, a few small spots to half-title and title, otherwise internally very good, original boards, very good, first state dust-jacket, subtle restoration to spine ends and fore-corners, rubbed at fore-edges, very light mottling, small abraded tear to centre of upper panel with minor surface loss only, overall in appearance a very good example, 8vo, 1953.
Other titles include "Live and Let Die" (Â£1800 â Â£2200), "Moonraker" (Â£2000 â Â£3000) and "Diamonds Are Forever" (Â£750 â Â£1000).
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