London, Robert Hale, 1976. First edition, first impression. Hardback. A near fine copy. The first hardback edition was published in 1969 by Putnam's, this is the first British edition. File copy, with publisher's stamp to endpaper and a date above it. Uncommon. A little rubbing to the white on the jacket edges, rear plate a little soiled. [9268, Hyraxia Books].