London: Faber and Faber Limited. . Advance Copy [uncorrected proof] of the First Edition. Original Wraps. Octavo. Original publisher's light brown wrappers titled in black. 319 + pp. Tipped in slip on title page stating "With the Sales Manager's Compliments / Advance Proof / Publication date October 7th" (with the date written in by hand). Spine cocked and creased, light dust soiling; a good to very good copy of a very scarce proof. Very Good. Item #311370
¶ This, apparently, is a book about a fish.