First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original bright blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in the Youngman Carter illustrated dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding firm with a slight spine lean, the contents clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the very good rubbed, nicked and slightly creased dustwrapper which remains without loss. Not price clipped (13s. 6d. net to front flap).
Translated from the French by Daphne Woodward. (Hubin).
Stock code: 18897