A 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. It shows absolutely inconsequential rubbing to the spine corners. The spine is unfaded and clean. It is inconsequentially rubbed at the ends, the white lettering on the spine is gently toned. The back panel is bright, showing gentle bruising at the lower edge. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean, the corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are sound - the top edge is a touch dusty. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Faber, 1959
Condition: Near Fine. Wrapper: Very Good++ / Near FineFAQs - Peace of Mind On How We Pack, Refunds & Shipping