A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. It shows inconsequential bruising at the spine ends. Looks 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 a hint of trivial bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean. The closed page edges are sound - they show the faintest trace of toning. No foxing. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED by Wilbur Smith to the title page. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.