First English edition, first printing. 8vo. 510pp. Publisher's red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Geometric Mondrian style dustwrapper. A fine copy with clean boards and no marks to textblock edges. No inscriptions. The near fine dustwrapper is crisp and fresh with light wear to extremities. Couple of tiny grazes to front panel. Original price of 21snet to front flap. A lovely copy.
The First English Translation of the Nobel Prize Winning novel and made into a stunning five time Oscar winning film by David Lean in 1965 starring Omar Sharif.