We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
The author's DEBUT novel. An Inspector Barnaby mystery. A SIGNED US first edition, first impression. SIGNED by the author and additionally SIGNED - to affixed labels - by John Nettles (the actor who plays Inspector Barnaby) and wrapper artist, Bascove. Unique thus.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded, and is complete. It is unclipped. It shows light bruising to the spine ends. Looks very sharp.
Book: The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded. There is bruising to the spin ends. The pages are clean. There is a small smudge on the ffep. The closed page edges are bright. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED by Caroline Graham to the title page. A handsome copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Adler & Adler