A UK first edition, first impression. A scarce title.
Wrapper : The evocative wrapper on this copy is bright and clean. It is unclipped. The front panel is bright, clean and unfaded. It shows light wear at the corners and top edge. The spine is clean and unfaded. It is scuffed to the main body and rubbed and scuffed at the ends. The white back panel is sound. It shows a patina of overall soiling and light wear at the top edges. The wrapper has been internally reinforced at the edges. Looks sharp in protective plastic.Book : The book is tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are unfaded and the corners are sharp. There is a touch of bruising to the spine ends. The text block is clean and bright. The closed page edges are unmarked. There are no loose or dog-eared pages. The binding is tight, the hinges are solid. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.