First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in the Roger Phillips illustrated dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding firm, the contents clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the lightly creased dustwrapper which remains without fading, loss or tears. Not price-clipped (£3.95 net to the front flap).
Signed and dated by the author in 1982, in black ink on the title page. Uncommon thus.
Stock code: 18360