A very bright UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, complete and 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 are clean and bright. The closed page edges are bright. As ever, the text block and the closed page edges are slightly toned. No foxing. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. A lovely copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1998
Condition: Very Good ++ / Near Fine. Wrapper: Fine