A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright and complete. It is unclipped, showing the price £1.80 on the inside flap. It shows a touch of fading to the spine panel and trivial bruising to the spine ends. Looks sharp.
Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and unfaded. The corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are sound. 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.
Condition: Very Good ++. Wrapper: Very Good ++
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton, UK, 1972