First edition thus. Gently read, unclipped and not remaindered. Solid copy, interior is clean. Bright red titles to spine. Minor soiling to edges. Light pin-head sized spatter to front board, heavier to rear board. Previous owners name in ink and pencil erasure to ffep. Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and creased to extremities. A number of short repaired tears. Small chip to the head of the spine and top edge of the front panel, title unaffected. Shelf wear to show. Now protected in brodart jacket.