We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
A UK first edition, first impression.
WRAPPER: The wrapper on this copy is bright, clean and complete. It is unclipped. It shows light wear to the edges and creasing to the inside flaps. The spine is unfaded. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
BOOK: The book is tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded. The corners are sharp. There is a touch of bruising to the spine ends. The text block is clean. The closed page edges are sound - the top edge is dusty and lightly flecked. There are no loose or dog-eared pages. The binding is tight, the hinges are solid. A nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Collins (Collins Crime Club), 1968
Condition: Very Good ++. Wrapper: Very Good +