The author's first book. A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, complete and unclipped. It shows a tiny, tiny trace of rubbing to the spine ends. Looks very sharp. Book
: The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners sharp. The pages are clean and bright. The closed page edges are sound - the top edge is a little dusty and is spotted. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Allen Lane, 1974
Condition: Very Good ++ / Near Fine. Wrapper: Near Fine