A SIGNED and unread UK first edition, first impression - with a full number line including the number 1. This is the SIGNED slipcased edition - and differs from the regular trade edition in having different information on the reverse of the title page and a dustwrapper that is unpriced. The slipcase on this copy is clean, unfaded, unblemished and bright.
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, white and bright. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED by Kazuo Ishiguro to the title page. Unread. A lovely copy in a protected wrapper.