A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded, and is complete. It is unclipped. It shows tiny nicks at the corners and rubbing to the leading edges. The spine ends are lightly chipped. The back panel is soiled.
Book: The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners sharp. The spine ends are lightly bruised. The pages are clean. The closed page edges are slightly dusty and a little toned. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks.
Publisher: Macdonald, 1951
Condition: Very Good ++. Wrapper: Very Good +