My Uncle Oswald.London: Michael Joseph, 1979 Stock Code: 118335
Presentation copyFirst edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Jan & Colin, Love Roald 1979". The recipients were Jan and Colin Ross-Munro. Jan, an art historian who regularly lectured at the Victoria and Albert Museum, was a close friend of Dahl's second wife, Liccy.
Octavo. Original dark blue boards, spine lettered gilt. With dust jacket.
Spine gently rolled, small bump to lower fore tip of front board, an excellent copy in the jacket with slight creasing to extremities, small nick to foot of front flap.
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