Cat's Cradle

By: Vonnegut jr, Kurt

Price: £135.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


First edition first printing. Ex-private library hardback book is in readable condition with less than usual library stamps and markings, has a slight lean. Boards have very lightly bumped corners, and are reasonably clean with couple of ancient light tape marks to both upper and lower board edges. Spine is gently bumped to head and foot, title gilt fully legible. The front hinge is strong with no evidence of cracking or starting. Text block is pretty clean, with light toning to edges, and a dusty top edge. The front pastedown has tape marks and very small biro notation. The FEP has small and very light offset tape marks. The title page has a small withdrawn stamp. Page 13 (first page of the first chapter) has a small withdrawn stamp. The pages are remarkably crisp and unblemished. Feels read, but is not loose. The rear FEP has an extremely light offset tape mark. The rear pastedown has a tape mark. The rear hinge is strong with no evidence of cracking or starting. The jacket is bright with strong colours, there is a crease that runs across the whole jacket about 1cm from the bottom edge. There is a vertical crease where the front joint sits. There is also an orange tape mark across the front panel. Price is intact. For grading accuracy books are photographed without a protective book cover. This book is fitted with a non adhesive archival quality book protector to make a worthy addition to your collection. Note we do not use stock images, the book pictured is the book described. Considering that this an ex-library copy of this collectible first edition first printing title it is in good condition, and in the fitted archival cover looks very good on the shelf. A cost effective classic title for your collector shelves.

Title: Cat's Cradle

Author Name: Vonnegut jr, Kurt

Categories: Science Fiction,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Gollancz: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall

Seller ID: 004881

Keywords: The Sirens Of Titan