We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression - first state printed by Butler and Tanner.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, clean and complete. It is unclipped. It shows a hint of bruising to the spine ends. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book: The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean, the corners are sharp. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are bright, if imperceptibly dulled. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED by Kazuo Ishiguro to the title page. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper. .
Book Condition: Near Fine Wrapper: Near Fine
Publisher: Faber 1986