A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1. The Goldsboro LIMITED EDITION - SIGNED by the author on the title page, blind-stamped and numbered, 54/100. With hand-stamped black-bird on the title page. Also with wrap-around decorative band imitating an old book clasp. One of 100 copies thus.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded, and is complete. 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. The pages and closed page edges are clean - both are slightly creamy. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED
by D J Taylor to the title page. A lovely copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 2006
Condition: Fine. Wrapper: Fine