Sunday, 28 June 2009

The Spy Who Loved Me - Spanish Paperback

"El Espia Que Me Amo" (The Spy Who Loved Me), Ian Fleming, Albon International, Panama, 1967

For Your Eyes Only - Paperback from Spain

"James Bond 007 Confidencial" (For Your Eyes Only), James Bond novel by Ian Fleming, Spanish paperback by Albon International, Panama, 1967 - printed in Denmark curiously enough....

Saturday, 27 June 2009

Spanish Live And Let Die Paperback

"Vivir Y Dejar...Morir" (Live And Let Die), Ian Fleming, Spanish paperback edition by Albon, Colobia, third printing May 1965, cover illustration by Edelmann

For Your eyes Only - Paperback Edition

"For Your Eyes Only", Ian Fleming, Triad Granada paperback, 1981 reprint.

Italian Diamonds Are Forever Paperback

"Una Cascata Di Diamanti" (Diamonds Are Forever), Ian Fleming, Italian paperback edition by Garzanti, 1964

Wednesday, 17 June 2009

The Paintings of Robert E. McGinnis

"Tapestry - The Paintings Of Robert E. McGinnis", Arnie & Cathy Fenner, Underwood Books, October 2000. Among other paintings of McGinnis this book features several paintings done for the James Bond movies, especially interesting are the concept artworks for "Live And Let Die".

Saturday, 13 June 2009

Penguin Centenary Paperback Editions

Penguin published the beautiful centenary James Bond editions in 2008 as hardbacks. In 2009 they published the corresponding paperback editions.

This example: From Russia With Love, Ian Fleming, cover artwork by Michael Gillette.

Italian Live And Let Die Artwork

Italian poster artwork for "Vivi E Lacia Morte" (Live and Let Die), based on the original by Robert McGinnis but "localised".

Tuesday, 2 June 2009

Tribute Artwork

Tribute artwork by Leighton Johns, check out his blog here.

Note: This artwork is not commissioned or approved by Ian Fleming Publications Ltd.