First edition, first printing. The publisher's file copy. Original green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in the Shirley Hughes illustrated dustwrapper. A superb fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the fine original dustwrapper which has a tiny number written in red ink on the rear panel (by the publisher). Not price-clipped (18/- [0.90p] net to the front flap).
Provenance: From the archive of the publisher Victor Gollancz.
Stock code: 14285