We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper: The evocative period wrapper on this copy is bright, clean and complete. It is unclipped. The front panel is bright, fresh and unfaded. The spine is clean. It is slightly dulled and very slightly rubbed at either end. The back panel is clean. it shows light wear at the top and bottom edges. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book: The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and unfaded. There is a slither of fading at the top of the spine. The corners are sound. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are slightly dulled and gently flecked. There are no loose or dog-eared pages. The binding is solid and without cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Wright & Brown