A UK first edition, first impression.
WRAPPER: The wrapper on this copy (artwork by Barbara Walton) is bright, clean and complete. It is unclipped. It shows very slight rubbing to the spine ends. The spine is - unusually - unfaded. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
BOOK: The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and bright. The corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are clean. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. An attractive copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Collins, 1961
Condition: Very Good +++. Wrapper: Near Fine