A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is fresh, complete, unfaded and unclipped. It shows light toning to the upper edges. There is a single 1cm closed tear rubbing down from the top edge. Looks sharp.
Book: The book is sound, clean and tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean, the corners sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are lightly soiled and gently flecked. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. A decent copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Collins (Collins Crime Club), 1966
Condition: Very Good +. Wrapper: Very Good +