We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright and complete. It is unclipped - showing the price 12s6d on the inside flap. The panels are unfaded and show light soiling. The unfaded spine is slightly rubbed at the ends. Looks sharp.
Book: The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are very clean. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are very clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are very gently dulled. No spotting. The binding is tight, the hinges are solid. No remainder marks. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Book Condition: Very Good ++ / Near Fine . Wrapper: Very Good ++
Publisher: Heinemann, UK, 1962