We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
The author's second novel. A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, is unfaded, and is complete. It is unclipped. It shows a touch of bruising to the spine ends and the upper edges. 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 bruised. The pages and closed page edges are clean and unmarked. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has a label FLAT SIGNED by Peter Carey affixed to te title page. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper. .
Book Condition: Very Good ++ Wrapper: Very Good ++
Publisher: Faber 1980