First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original dark grey cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in the Bernard Higton designed dustwrapper. An excellent very near fine copy, the binding square and firm with a tiny bump to the top edge of the upper board, the cloth bright and fresh. The contents are clean throughout and without inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the lightly rubbed dustwrapper that remains without fading, loss or tears. Not price clipped (1.25 net / 25s net to the front flap).

Translated from the French by Eileen Ellenbogen.

Stock code: 25010


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