Flat SIGNED on the title page by the author. Like new, unread and unclipped. Immaculate interior is crisp and clean, corners are square. Bright silver titles to spine. Tiny remainder (?) dot to top edge. Previous owners blind stamp to bottom edge of title page and neat ink inscription to front pastedown. "1.99" in ink to top right corner of ffep. Unclipped dustjacket is bumped & chipped to the head & tail of the spine and extremities, tape repair to the inside of the dustjacket at the head of the spine, 1" tear to top edge of the rear panel, ?" tear to bottom edge of front panel, rubbed to the edges, scuff marks to front & rear panels. Now protected in brodart jacket. Author's first novel. Scarce signed.