FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Large, slim 8vo. Black cloth spine, lettered in gilt, red cloth boards, gilt-stamped facsimile signature to upper board. Spotting to top edge, a few spot to fore-edge. Signed by Bradbury in blue pen to title page. Else, clean, tight and bright. In the original illustrated dust jacket: a little creasing to spine ends and top edges. A lovely, bright copy of Bradbury’s slight novel.
Bradbury’s satire of Thatcherite Britain and contemporary television production, which he’d become involved with through the adaptation of The History Man in 1981. Cuts was commissioned by Hutchinson for its Hutchinson Novella series.
Author BRADBURY, Malcolm; PHILLIPS, Tom (illustrator)
Publisher London: Hutchinson
Condition Near fine/ near fine.