A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, complete and unclipped. It shows a touch of bruising at 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 trivial touch of bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean. The closed page edges are unmarked - the leading edge is faintly toned. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. An attractive copy in a protected wrapper.
Book Condition: Near Fine . Wrapper: Near Fine
Publisher: Orion, UK, 2004