A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression - first state with red endpapers.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, complete and unclipped. It shows a trace of bruising to the spine ends and top edges. Looks very sharp.Book : The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners sharp. The pages are clean and bright. The closed page edges are very slightly dulled. One page corner is creased. No foxing. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has a label SIGNED by Ian McEwan affixed to the title page. A lovely copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Jonathan Cape