A UK first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, complete and unclipped. It shows a touch of trivial bruising to the spine ends and the edges of the back panel. The back panel is slightly soiled. 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 touch of bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean and bright, as are the closed page edges. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Jonathan Cape, 1997
Condition: Near Fine. Wrapper: Near Fine