The Roald Dahl Treasury.London, Jonathan Cape, 1997 Stock Code: 134400
NotesFirst edition, first impression, of this story collection, that includes eight previously unpublished works by Dahl ("Letter from America"; "Letter from Abroad"; "The Owl and the Pussy-cat"; "Hickety, Pickety"; "The Crocodile"; "A poem in reply to schoolchildren"; "Roald Dahl talking"; and "As I grow old"), together with extracts from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Matilda, and others.
Quarto. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket.
Illustrations throughout by Quentin Blake.
Fold to p. 277 (printing accident), else a fine copy.
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