A SIGNED UK first edition thus. First published by Viking in Canada in 1990 and issued jointly as a Canadian / UK first edition.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded, and is complete. It is unclipped. It shows a hint of trivial bruising at the head of the spine - insignificant. 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. The pages and closed page edges are clean and bright. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED to the title page by the author. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper. .
Book Condition: Fine Wrapper: Near Fine ++
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