As conceived by Edgar Wallace and Merian C Cooper. The novelization by Delos W Lovelace. A UK first edition - the first British hardcover edition.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, clean and complete. It is unfaded and unclipped. It shows a tiny trace of rubbing to the bottom edges. Looks very sharp.
Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are sharp and very clean. The corners are sharp. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are sound - the top edge is dusty and shows occasional spotting. The text block is slightly dulled. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. An attractive copy in a protected wrapper.
Condition: Near Fine. Wrapper: Near Fine +
Publisher: Arthur Barker, 1977