We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
Short stories. A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. It shows a tiny touch of bruising to the spine ends. There is a touch of darkening to the spine. The back panel shows some darkening at the edges and tiny nicks to the leading edge corners. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book: The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean, the corners are sharp. There is a trace of bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are unmarked. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There is a previous ownership inscription on the ffep and small crosses next to the stories listed on the contents page. A decent copy in a protected wrapper. .
Book Condition: Very Good + Wrapper: Very Good +
Publisher: Gollancz 1964