A UK first edition, first impression. Uncommon.
Wrapper : The evocative wrapper on this copy is bright, clean and complete. It is unclipped. The front panel is bright, clean and unfaded, showing trivial surface creasing to the top edge and the spine corners. The spine is unfaded and clean. It is lightly worn at the head. The back panel is sound, showing a modicum of light wear at the top and bottom edges. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and bright, the corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are bright. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. An attractive copy in a protected wrapper.