Angus & Robertson, 1956, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, First
300 g; (6) 207, (3) pages, in original hardcover binding with colour illustrated dust jacket. Slight darkening of the edges of the pages, offset tanning of front and rear free end pages, slight fading of the top and bottom of the spine section of the binding where exposed to light. The dust jacket rubbing to the front fold over creases, rubbing and creasing to both top and bottom edges of the front panel, with a long crease on the left-hand margin, and rubbing to the left-hand side spine crease. 0.5 inch tear at the top left and 1.0 inch tear at the bottom left of the front panel, the latter tear having a small chip missing, there is also a close tear 3 inches from the bottom edge on the left-hand side, minor chipping with loss to the base of the spine section, rubbing and chipping with 81.0 inch tear at the top left of the spine section, and on the rear panel, there is a 0.5 inch tear approximately 2 inches from right-hand side top edge, and on the left-hand side, the rear fold over flap is almost detached. The rear fold over flap also has a 3 inch tear at the top left. Now protected. ". The author's first novel (apart from the one written under the pseudonym Julian Morris, 11 years previously.) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Inventory No: 0227318.