PINCHER MARTIN (inscribed before publication)
Rose cloth. Short shallow bump to lower edge of rear cover; yellowing to page edges, with some foxing to top page edges; small (rust?) spots to lower front free endpaper; else fine. Dust jacket has small chips to spine ends and two outer corners; tanning to spine, flap folds, and upper margin of flaps; VG otherwise, flap price intact. Inscribed by the author to old family friend Lyn Weeks "To Lyn from Bill Golding and best wishes 15/10/56." Publication day was 26 Oct; presumably this was one of the author's copies. Pringle, 100 best modern fantasy novels 17.