A bright US first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The evocative period wrapper on this copy is very bright, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. The front panel is bright, unfaded and bold. It shows a trivial hint of rubbing to the corners. The spine is clean and unfaded. It is lightly bruised at either end. The white back panel is clean and fresh. Looks very sharp. Well preserved.
Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners sharp. It shows an insignificant hint of trivial bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean. The closed page edges are clean though very slightly dulled. No foxing. No dog-eared pages. The binding is tight. There is a very small, neat contemporary ownership inscription on the ffep. A handsome copy in a protected wrapper.