We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
An informal history of the English language in the United States. A bright, SIGNED US first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, complete and unclipped. The spine ends are gently bruised. 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 spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean and bright. The closed page edges are crisp. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED by Bill Bryson to the title page. An attractive copy in a protected wrapper.
Book Condition: Near Fine . Wrapper: Near Fine
Publisher: Morrow, USA , 1994