This edition co-published 1971 by Macmillan UK and Readers Union. ( Readers Union was a publisher led book club imprint, where hardcover editions were reprinted at lower cost to members, frequently after the HB was issued but before the PB was published.
Condition - Book - internallu unmarked, nut heavy foxing/ age spotting to the page block , and the page block ends. No inscriptions , binding tight, solid in mdark maroon cloth with titles in gilt effect to spine. Not ex library.
Condition - Dustjacket - now in a clear plastic dustjacket protector, frayed at the edges and, chipped at theh corners, esp to heads of spine, and a small trangular area of paper loss to back cover.