A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy ( artwork by Marion Turner ) is bright and complete. It is unclipped, showing the price 21s on the inside flap. The front panel is bright and unfaded, showing a touch of bruising to the edges. The spine is clean and unfaded. It shows hint of rubbing and scuffing to the ends. The back panel is sound, showing a touch of bruising to the edges. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and unfaded. The corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are slightly dusty and slightly toned. There are no loose or dog-eared pages. The binding is solid and without cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1966
Condition: Very Good ++. Wrapper: Very Good ++