A US first edition thus.
WRAPPER: The wrapper on this copy is bright and complete. It is unclipped, showing a $4.95 price Sticker covering the original price on the inside flap. The front panel is bright and unfaded, showing a touch of slight soiling along the leading edge. The spine is clean and unfaded. It shows light bruising at the head. The back panel is sound. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
BOOK: The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and unfaded. The corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are very clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are superficially dulled. There are no loose or dog-eared pages. The binding is solid and without cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Little Brown
Condition: Near Fine. Wrapper: Very Good +++