A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression.
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 - the closed page edges are inconsequentially toned. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED by Esther Freud to the title page. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton, 2000
Condition: Near Fine. Wrapper: Fine