Britain's national postal service, Royal Mail, has unveiled a set of stamps that feature the covers of Ian Fleming's Bond novels.
The stamps will go on sale from 8 January to mark 100 years of the author's birth in 1908.
Six of the 14 Bond novels written by Fleming will be depicted on the stamps, which are Casino Royale, Dr No, Goldfinger, Diamonds Are Forever, For Your Eyes Only, and From Russia With Love.
Julietta Edgar, Head of Royal Mail Special Stamps, said: "Fictional heroes don't come much more famous than James Bond, so it's entirely appropriate that we start our 2008 special stamp programme by honouring his creator, Ian Fleming."
Fans of the suave agent will also get to read a new James Bond novel titled 'Devil May Care', written by Sebastian Faulks, next year.
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