We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded, and is complete. The wrapper is unclipped. It shows a trace of bruising at 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. It shows a tiny trace of bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean and unmarked. The closed page edges are toned. No foxing, no spotting. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been SIGNED by Leila Aboulela to the title page. A decent copy in a protected wrapper.
Book Condition: Near Fine . Wrapper: Near Fine +
Publisher: Bloomsbury, UK, 2005