Item Condition: Collectible Very Good. 1997 first edition hardback in very good condition. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on title page. A little foxing to page edges. No other marks, clean and bright, tight binding. The black cloth boards have negligible shelf wear. In its original, unclipped dust jacket with a little wear to the top edge, otherwise just light shelf wear. Items are dispatched the same or the following working day. Please note our excellent customer feedback.