His collection is now part of the Lilly Library and Jon will talk about some of the highlights and Ian’s collecting secrets, but also about the Bond creator’s reading habits – his love of poetry, thrillers and adventure stories.
Ian’s nephew James Fleming will be introducing Jon, who will be joined by Fergus Fleming for a short Q&A afterwards.
Lecture followed by drinks reception sponsored by The Book Collector.
By kind permission of the Institute of English Studies
Places are limited, so do book in advance.
Event: ‘Fleming, Ian Fleming – The Author as Collector’
Location: Senate Room, Senate House, London, WC1E
Date: Wednesday, 31 May, 2017
Time: 6:00PM – 7:30PM (BST)