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, unfaded and complete. It shows slight toning to the upper edges and spine. It is unclipped. 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 an inconsequential hint of bruising to the spine ends. The pages are bright. The closed page edges are unmarked. No dog-eared pages. The binding is tight, the hinges are solid. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Book Condition: Fine . Wrapper: Near Fine
Publisher: Carcanet, UK, 1989