A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, complete and unclipped. It shows insignificant 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 gentle bruising at the spine ends. The pages are clean. As is so often the case with this title, the closed page edges are lightly toned - nothing too dramatic, though. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED by Goedon Banks to the title page. A copy in a protected wrapper. .
Book Condition: Near Fine Wrapper: Near Fine +
Publisher: Penguin / Michael Joseph 2002