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Edward Biddulph

Edward Biddulph is the author of Licence to Cook and “‘James Bond was not a gourmet’: An archaeology of James Bond’s diet’”, published in the journal, Food, Culture and Society. He also runs the blog James Bond Memes.

Website: http://jamesbondmemes.blogspot.com/

James Bond 007: The Ultimate Sticker Collection reviewed

November 18th, 2015 by

Guest author Edward Biddulph revisits his childhood with the James Bond 007: Ultimate Sticker Collection from Dorling Kindersley. Buy from Amazon UK or Amazon.com I don’t know about you, but when I was young, I loved collecting Panini football stickers every four years when the World Cup was on. Saving up my pocket money to buy […]

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Goldfinger at the Grosvenor Film Festival

July 15th, 2014 by

We are so used to seeing the James Bond films on TV that we can easily forget that the films were made for the big screen, but even the best TVs cannot do justice to the panoramic action, the locations, the plots and the inevitable explosions.

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From cold showers to gold painted girls – James Bond and naturopathy

July 12th, 2011 by

This article is by guest writer Edward Biddulph. It is clear from the words given to M, and the description of James Bond reading the book, that, rather than simply referencing the title, Ian Fleming read in detail Alan Moyle’s guide on naturopathy, Nature Cure Explained (1950), before he wrote Thunderball (1961), the adventure in […]

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Mark Greenstreet: James Bond for a day

June 16th, 2011 by

This article is by guest writer Edward Biddulph. The actor Mark Greenstreet screen-tested for the role of James Bond in The Living Daylights in 1986 when Roger Moore retired from the part after completing A View to a Kill (1985). He came very close to winning the role, but it ultimately went to Timothy Dalton. […]

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