The Vicar of Nibbleswicke.
Illustrated by Quentin Blake.London: Century, 1991 Stock Code: 121937
First edition, first impression. The Vicar of Nibbleswicke was written in the last days of Roald Dahl's life for the benefit of the Dyslexia Institute, with a dyslexic protagonist. Both Dahl and Blake donated their rights to the book to the institute.
Octavo. Original dark blue boards, spine lettered in gilt, dark blue endpapers with illustration to pastedowns. With the pictorial dust jacket.
Illustrated throughout by Quentin Blake.
Very slight marking to endpapers, with some creasing to rear pastedown. An excellent copy in the bright dust jacket, with very slight marking to verso of panels.
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