London: Faber and Faber, 1959. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. 8vo. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Pictorial dust jacket. 253 pp.
Rear jacket cover has some minor scuffing along top and right edge and a small nick at left edge of jacket spine. Touch of discoloration bottom right corner of p. 205. Otherwise fine.
This is a first printing of Golding's early novel. By the author of Lord of the Flies. Near fine / near fine. Item #1416