The author's first story collection. A 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 very gentle bruising to the spine ends and top edge of the front panel. 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 minimal bruising to the spine ends. The pages and closed page edges are clean and unmarked. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Faber, 1980
Condition: Near Fine +. Wrapper: Near Fine +