London: Jonathan Cape, 1955. FIRST IMPRESSION, FIRST PRINTING, BINDING A (Fabroleen material). This version with 'shoot' correctly printed to page 10. Octavo, pp.256. Publisher's black cloth-effect paper over boards, titled in silver, in 'flame' design dust-wrapper by Kenneth Lewis. Presented in a custom made leather-spined clamshell case. Both book and wrapper are lightly used, with some toning to edges, faint offset browning to flyleaves, jacket a little spotted to rear panel, some edgewear, spine age toned and a little worn at the crown, no price-clipping or owner names. A very good copy. Item #45443
Gilbert A3a (1.2).