A US first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, clean and complete. It is unclipped. It shows a touch of insignificant bruising at the lower edges. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book : : The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean, the corners are sharp. The spine ends show trivial bruising. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are unmarked. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. No remainder marks. A handsome copy in a protected wrapper.
Condition: Near Fine +. Wrapper: Near Fine +
Publisher: Knopf, UK, 1982