Early SF, chronicling the trials and tribulations of an ancient and highly intelligent race of ants. A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The uncommon wrapper on this copy is sound and solid. It is unclipped. It shows light overall soiling and gentle scuffing to the spine ends. Shows well in protective plastic.
Book : The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are very bright and very clean. The corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean and bright. The closed page edges are dusty and gently soiled. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Condition : Very Good +++ Jacket Condition : Very Good +
Publisher : Jonathan Cape 1924