A SIGNED 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 trace of bruising at the top edge of the back panel. Looks very sharp.
: 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 unmarked. The text block and the closed page edges are a touch creamy. No foxing. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy is SIGNED
( Haruki ) to a Vintage bookplate affixed to the half title page. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Harvill Secker