First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very nice near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the cloth and gilt bright. The contents, with the publisher's "File Copy" stamp to the front pastedown and "Archive Copy" stamp to the half title are otherwiswe clean throughout. The closed text block edge is a little spotted. Complete with the lightly rubbed and creased dustwrapper that has a small chip at the bottom of the upper panel, a touch of fading to the spine and the publisher's "File Copy" stamp to the upper panel.
Provenance: From the archive of the publisher Victor Gollancz.
Stock code: 21864