First edition, first printing. Inscribed association copy. Publisher's orange cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with line drawings throughout. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents clean throughout. Complete with the very lightly creased dustwrapper. Not price-clipped (£3.50 net to the front flap).
Inscribed by the author in blue ink on the front endpaper "Mike Humphries / from / Simon Raven / August 1979". The recipient Michael Humphries, was a regular member of the Trogs cricket tour, immortalised in Raven's "The Old Gang" (Hamish Hamilton, 1988).
Stock code: 17847