We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped.It shows slight overall soiling. The wrapper is protected. Looks sharp.
Book: The book is square and very tight. The burgundy boards are very clean and are unfaded. The corners are sharp. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are sound - the top edge is a little dusty and shows occasional spotting. There are no loose or dog-eared pages. The binding is solid and without cracked hinges. There are no ownership inscriptions. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Condition: Very Good +++. Wrapper: Very Good +++
Publisher: Rupert Hart-Davis, UK, 1957