We previously bought and/or sold this book in the following, or similar, condition:
The author's elusive DEBUT novel. A bright UK first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded and is complete. It is unclipped. It shows light bruising to the spine ends. 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. It shows gentle bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean and bright. The closed page edges are unmarked. No dog-eared pages. The binding is tight, the hinges are solid. An attractive copy in a protected wrapper.
Condition: Near Fine. Wrapper: Near Fine
Publisher: Macmillan, UK, 2003