A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is clean, unfaded and intact. It is unclipped. The front panel is unfaded and bright, showing trivial rubbing to the upper and lower edges. The spine is bright and unfaded. It is gently rubbed at the heel. The back panel is sound and is unfaded. It is gently soiled. Looks bright in protective plastic.
Book : The book is square and tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean. The spine ends are lightly bruised. The pages are clean. The closed page edges are unmarked. No spotting. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. A decent copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1971
Condition: Very Good ++. Wrapper: Very Good ++