McGuane, Thomas - The Sporting ClubRegular price £85.00 GBP
A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright and complete. It is unclipped. The front panel is bright, clean and unfaded, showing gentle creasing at the bottom edge and a small, inconspicuous closed tear ( 2cm ) running up the spine crease. The spine is clean and bright, the spine ends are very, very gently rubbed. The back panel is clean, unfaded and bright. Looks sharp.
Book: The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean, the corners are sharp. The spine ends are very gently bruised. The pages and closed page edges are clean and bright. No foxing. The closed page edges are sound. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. This copy has been SIGNED by Thomas McGuane to the title page - the author has also added London, 1993. A nice copy in a protected wrapper. .
Book Condition: Very Good ++ / Near Fine Wrapper: Very Good ++
Publisher: Andre Deutsch 1969