A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is very bright, very clean and is complete. Well preserved. It is unclipped. It shows a tiny trace of rubbing at the spine ends. Looks very sharp in protective plastic.
: The book is square and very tight. The boards are very clean. The corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are unmarked. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. A handsome, well preserved copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, 1944
Condition: Near Fine +. Wrapper: Near Fine +