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DAHL, Roald.

The Minpins.

Illustrated by Patrick Benson.

London: Jonathan Cape, 1991 Stock Code: 145152
£325.00
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First edition, first impression, number 67 of 500 special presentation proof copies, with the publisher's limitation sticker to half-title. This was Roald Dahl's final work written for children, published posthumously. Minpin was the nickname Dahl used for his daughter, Ophelia, to whom he dedicated the book.

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Description

Quarto. Original pictorial boards, spine and front cover lettered in red and black, red endpapers. With dust jacket.

Illustrations

Colour illustrations throughout by Benson.

Condition

Spine ends a touch bumped, the binding otherwise sharp, internally crisp. A near-fine copy in the near-fine jacket, light creasing to spine ends, not price-clipped, bright.

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