Icebreaker - James Gardner 1983 - Jonathan Cape and Hodder & Stoughton, London - First Edition A fine first edition of the third James Bond novel by James Gardner, an ex-Royal Marine commando, followed by theological studies at Cambridge and a short career as an Anglican priest before finally turning to writing.

‘A deadly assignment undertaken in cohort with Bond’s opposite numbers from the United States, the Soviet Union, and Israel in the desolate Arctic wastes of Lapland’
  Octavo (book size 20.5x13.5cm), pp. 250 [6]. In publisher’s black cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Dust jacket priced ‘£7.50 net in UK only’ to lower corner of front flap.   Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket with small stain to upper corner of front and rear panels, and light rubbing to corners.   Ref: 110564   Price: HK$ 900