A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded, and is complete. The wrapper is unclipped. It shows a trace of bruising at the spine ends. 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. It shows a tiny trace of bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean and unmarked. The closed page edges are toned. No foxing, no spotting. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been SIGNED, lined and DATED ( 8/4/14 ) by Claire North to the title page. A decent copy in a protected wrapper. Please note that this is a heavy book and postage will be greater than standard.
Book Condition: Very Good ++ / Near Fine . Wrapper: Near Fine +
Publisher: Orbit, UK, 2014