We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
A bright UK first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, complete and unclipped. It shows a trace of bruising at the head of the spine. 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 are clean and bright. The closed page edges are fresh. No foxing. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. A lovely copy in a protected wrapper.
Book Condition: Fine . Wrapper: Fine
Publisher: Secker & Warburg, UK, 1997