A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. It shows trivial rubbing to the edges of the front panel and to the spine ends. Looks sharp in protective plastic. Book
: The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and bright. 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. An attractive copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Bodley Head, 1954
Condition: Very Good +++. Wrapper: Very Good +++