First edition signed by the author, W Somerset Maugham. I cannot see another UK signed first edition. The cover has a 50mm chip at the foot of the spine. There is edge wear around the covers of the book and bumped corners - see last photo.Inside, there is an ex libris belonging to Tom Andrew Watts MBE who was a District Commissioner in Nairobi, Kenya. It features a Masai warrior with weapons. There is a stamp showing'T. WATTS' on the first endpaper and on subsequent page. Inside, the 317 pages are tightly bound with no markings, no creases and no foxing. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "domtomm" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.