Flat SIGNED by the authors wife, Doreen Nesbitt, on the ffep. Stated first printing, October 1979. Interior is clean and gently read. Lightly bumped to the head & tail of the spine, boards lightly scuffed, spine slightly cocked and small splash stain to the fore-edge. Unclipped dust jacket is rubbed (especially to the rear panel); numerous short tears to the extremities and shelf wear to show. An interesting and scarce association copy being signed by the author's wife and an obvious subject of the book.