Traven, B - The Cotton PickersRegular price £145.00 GBP
A UK first edition, first impression. The true first edition, preceding the US edition by thirteen years. Uncommon.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. The spine and front panel are bright and unfaded, showing light rubbing at the edges. The white back panel and the edges of the inside flaps are soiled.
Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are very bright and very clean. The corners are sharp. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are a little dusty and show very occasional spotting. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions.
Publisher : Robert Hale 1956