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The life of Ian Fleming

by Pearson, John

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fleming, Ian, -- 1908-1964.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby John Pearson.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination338 p. [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22983812M
    LC Control Number66028509

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      The IAN FLEMING "still life" series Over the past few weeks I've been taking a look back at the various paperback editions of the original Ian Fleming James Bond novels. Of course, the series that many Bond fans covet is the "still life" series from Pan Books, first released in the UK around   CHAPTER 1. Etonian rebel. – His father was a Fleming, his mother a Rose – enough said, according to the sociobiologists who interpret Ian Fleming's tantalizingly short and ambivalent life as a continuous battle for supremacy between two radically different sets of genes: the dour Scots respectability of his paternal line and the raffish capriciousness of the maternal/5(4).

    Ian Fleming’s James Bond was born in the early s to a Scottish father, Andrew Bond, and a Swiss mother, Monique Delacroix. Tragically, when he was only eleven years old, both James’s mother and father died in a climbing accident whilst on holiday in France.   Fleming bought property in Jamaica in and rehabilitated a house that he dubbed Goldeneye. “As has been the case since the days of the sugar barons, Jamaica provided a home for British aristocrats, second and third sons of the aristocracy and rich misfits,” wrote Matthew Parker in his book Goldeneye: Where Bond Was Born: Ian Fleming’s Jamaica.


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There were other writers who tried their hand at the James Bond franchise, including Kingsley Amis (writing as Robert Markham) and John Gardner.