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. Former library copy with three stamps removed from title, contents and fly-title leaves. Some evidence of removal/paper repair to same. Booksellers ticket to front pastedown. Remaining leaves clean. Appears to have been recased (nicely so). An inexpensive copy of the first edition. Item #45897
Gilbert A3a (1.2).