SIGNED without inscription to the half-title page by Mr. Bateman. Stated first edition. Like new, very gently read, unclipped and not remaindered. Interior is crisp and clean except for two small pencil erasures to the top edge of the half-title page. Bright gilt titles to spine. Corners are sharp and square. Beautiful red linen boards. Unclipped dustjacket is bumped to extremities, bit of rubbing and shelfwear to show. Early work from the inimitable Robert Bateman. Check our listings for additional signed titles from Mr. Bateman.