Moonraker – 2nd by Ian Fleming. First edition. Second impression from 1955 in near fine condition. There is some very minor spotting to the page block. No other internal markings. Pages clean binding firm. The jacket (with the Raymond Chandler quote to front flap) has some minor toning to spine. No other markings. Please see pictures. PayPal accepted, any questions please get in touch.
He’s a self-made millionaire, head of the Moonraker rocket programme and loved by the press. So why is Sir Hugo Drax cheating at cards? Bond has just five days to uncover the sinister truth behind a national hero, in Ian Fleming’s third 007 adventure.
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Sir Hugo Drax is a multi-millionaire tycoon and war hero, revered by the British public for his Moonraker missile defence programme. So why does he risk destroying his reputation and the future of the Moonraker programme by gambling millions of pounds at the card table, and is there something suspicious about his winning streak?
As ‘the best card-player in the service’, Bond is called in to uncover the answers.
But as 007 probes deeper into the activities at the Moonraker base, he discovers that there is more to the mysterious Drax his project than simply cheating at cards…
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