Foxing to edge of page block and a small stain to fore edge. Previous owner name and date on front free endpaper. Several small stains and creased corners to pages, though contents are largely bright and clean. The base of the spine panel has been repainted on, concealing the scars from a removed label, which is assumed to have been institutional. Long tear repaired at rear flap fold.
Rubbed and scratched at back panel, with waviness to both panels and general wear. The author's first published novel, with an initial print of only 5,000 copies. First printings signed directly on the book (not tipped in or laid in) are extremely scarce. Housed in a custom clam shell box. The item "SIGNED To Kill a Mockingbird HARPER LEE First Edition 1st Printing 1960" is in sale since Friday, September 22, 2017.This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "burnsiderarebooks" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.