We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
Black binding and wrapper. A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded, and is complete. It is unclipped. 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 pages and closed page edges are clean and bright. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED by both the author and the illustrator to the title page. The illustrator - Portia Rosenburg - has also added a small drawing. A lovely copy in a protected wrapper.
Please note that this is a heavy book, and postage will be a little more than standard.
Condition: Fine. Wrapper: Fine
Publisher: Bloomsbury, UK, 2004