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, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. It shows trivial bruising to the upper edges. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
Book: The book is square and very tight. The boards are clean and bright. The corners are sharp. The spine ends are gently bruised. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are unmarked. No dog-eared pages. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. An attractive copy in a protected wrapper.
Book Condition: Very Good +++ . Wrapper: Very Good +++
Publisher: Bodley Head, UK, 1959