First edition, first printing. Publisher's original deep red cloth with black title and illustration to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding clean and square, the contents spotted to the text block edge are otherwise clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Loosely laid in is the publisher's "A Man You Should Know" facsimile letter from W. E. Johns introducing readers to the Gimlet books. Complete with the very good or better lightly rubbed and nicked pictorial dustwrapper. A bright example, not price-clipped (7/6 net to the front flap).
Stock code: 18085