The Lone Swallows
A UK first edition thus - enlarged and illustrated edition. Illustrated by C F Tunnicliffe.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright and complete. It is unclipped. The front panel shows well. It is lightly soiled and very slightly bruised at the top edge. The spine has slightly darkened. It shows gentle rubbing and bruising at the head. The back panel, like the front, shows well. It is lightly soiled and very slightly bruised at the top edge. Looks sharp in protective plastic.Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and bright. The upper corners are inconsequentially bruised. There is a touch of bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page are bright and unmarked. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There is a small neat ownership signature on the ffep. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.