Quarto, hardcover with cloth spine and illustrated paper covered boards. 568pp., The original English translation by W.H.G. Kingston, with an introduction by Ray Bradbury. Illustrated by Edward A. Wilson. First edition thus. Sand-glass laid-in. No previous ownership names or book-plates. A clean, square , internally unmarked copy. Some darkening to spine cloth from age and mild toning to slipcase. A very good copy in a solid, very good slipcase. A large book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage.