SIGNED without inscription to the title page by Mr. King. First edition with number line to one. Unclipped, very gently read and not remaindered. Interior is clean and unmarked. Black boards are sharp and square, bright silver titles to the spine, handful of small whitish stains to the rear board. Dustjacket is lightly bumped to extremities with minor shelfwear to show, tiny chip to the head of the spine. Now protected in archival brodart jacket.