Category: Modern First Editions

PREVIOUS CONVICTIONS: Selected Writings of A Decade. [Includes the first hardcover edition of Bond Strikes Camp]. Stock code: 14109


London: Hamish Hamilton. 1963


First edition, first printing. Publisher's original dark blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine, square and tight copy, clean inside and out and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the fine original dustwrapper. Not price-clipped (30s net to the front flap).




Notable for the first hardcover edition Cyril Connolly's James Bond parody "Bond Strikes Camp", which was originally published in the April 1963 issue of The London Magazine, and later the same year as a limited edition pamphlet of only 50 copies.