A collection of excerpts from Ian Fleming's James Bond novels. The excerpts range in length from a few lines to a few paragraphs, and are grouped into categories (The Man, M, Masterminds, Killers, Weapons, Women, The Housekeeper, Foreign Travel, Sex, Cars, Drinking, Smoking, Eating, Man Talk, Nature Notes, and Dreadful Events). There are also four longer excerpts from Doctor No (Doctor No's Gift), You Only Live Twice (Inside the Garden of Death), From Russia, with Love (Tatiana and Rosa Klebb) and Goldfinger (Dinner with Goldfinger). The text is accompanied by various black and white photos of the Pan paperbacks.
- London: Allen Lane. Hardcover. ISBN 0-713-99475-4
- London: Penguin, 2001. Paperback. ISBN 0-14-029473-2