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[FLEMING'S LIBRARY]--PETER FLEMING | With the Guards to Mexico!, 1957, presentation copy

[FLEMING'S LIBRARY]--PETER FLEMING | With the Guards to Mexico!, 1957, presentation copy

[FLEMING'S LIBRARY]--PETER FLEMING | With the Guards to Mexico!, 1957, presentation copy

PETER FLEMING

WITH THE GUARDS TO MEXICO! AND OTHER EXCURSIONS. LONDON: RUPERT HART-DAVIS, 1957


8vo, FROM THE LIBRARY OF IAN FLEMING, PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO HIS BROTHER (“To Ian - | This tosh, | with love | from Peter | 1957”) on front free endpaper, original red boards, lettered in silver, DUST-JACKET, collector’s black cloth folding case


"...A score of digressions and adventures of unusual versatility, personal enterprises in war and in the East, reminiscences of school and portraits of eminent soldiers."

A collection of essays written for The Spectator by Peter Fleming under the name "Strix". The dust-jacket was designed by Osbert Lancaster.


PROVENANCE:

From the library of Ian Fleming

Small dent to head of spine, dust-jacket slightly rubbed at corners with a few minor tears.


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