A UK first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, very clean and complete. It is unclipped. It shows a superficial hint of bruising to the spine ends. Looks sharp.
Book: The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners sharp. It shows a superficial hint of bruising at the head of the spine. The pages are clean and bright, as are the closed page edges. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Faber, 1999
Condition: Near Fine ++. Wrapper: Near Fine ++