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. The front panel is bright and unfaded. The spine is unfaded and shows a tiny touch of bruising to the ends. The back panel is sound, showing a band of very gentle toning at the top edge. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book: The book is square and tight. The boards are clean, the corners are sharp. The top edge of the front board is very slightly bruised. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are sound, if slightly dusty. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Robert Hale