First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in the Oliver Elmes illustrated dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding a little bumped at the edges, the text block spotted to the top edge otherwise the contents are clean throughout and without previous owner's marks. Complete with the rubbed and nicked original dustwrapper which has a couple of closed tears at the folds. Not price-clipped (£2.00 net to the front flap).
Inscribed by the author in blue ink on the front free endpaper "Andrew + Brenda, / With love from Simon. / October, 1971". The seventh book in the Alms to Oblivion sequence.
Stock code: 18498