A UK first edition, first impression.
WRAPPER: The wrapper on this copy is bright, clean and complete. It has been clipped. It shows light soiling to the white back panel, and trace of soiling to the front panel. The edges and spine ends are very lightly rubbed. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
BOOK: The book is tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are fresh and bright. The corners are sharp. The text block is clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are unmarked - they are slightly dusty. There are no loose or dog-eared pages. The binding is tight, the hinges are solid. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Peter Owen, 1973
Condition: Very Good ++. Wrapper: Very Good +