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ESIO TROT
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2130338
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mr Hoppy, a retired bachelor, has a secret passion for the attractive widow, Mrs Silver. But she, alas, lavishes all her affection on another - Alfie, her pet tortoise! Mr Hoppy hatches a wildly ingenious plot to defeat his rival which involves no fewer than 140 tortoises! Wonderful b/w illustrations throughout. A delight for Dahl fans. Blue boards with gilt tile to spine. 63 pages. ISBN: 0224027867. Pale browning to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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RHYME STEW
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317713
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Hare likes a flutter, the Tortoise cheats, and they're racing for right of veto on a vegetable patch; the Emperor's new ski clothes tickle the court ladies but leave him cold on the slopes... Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 79 pages. ISBN: 0224026607. Spine slightly bumped. Some very slightly creasing to wrapper edges. A bright copy.
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THE MAGIC FINGER
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 2129846
Published by Harper Collins. 1st thus 1991. Very good condition.

Part of 'The Best of Roald Dahl' Series. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0001854348. Bumping and fading to spine. Contents are excellent.
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THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES OF CHARLIE AND MR WILLY WONKA
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 2129844
Published by Unwin Hyman Ltd.. 2nd 1988. Almost very good condition.

Charlie's complete adventures in one volume. B/w text illustrations. Blue endpapers. 316 pages. 9.5 x 6". Blue boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0044400748. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks and spotting to covers. Couple of small ink triangles drawn to pastedowns. Some marks to outer page edges.
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THE MINPINS
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Patrick Benson.
Stock no. 2129799
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Little Billy was awfully tired of being good... This is the story of what happens when he goes through the Gate into the Forest of Sin and meets the extraordinary Minpins and the Red-Hot Smoke-Belching Gruncher! Told with all the darkly imaginative flair of the Master Storyteller. Vivid illustrations provide an inspired interpretation of this fantastical world. Large format 11 x 8.5". Glazed pictorial boards. 48 pages. ISBN: 0224028995. Page edge browning. Wrapper is chipped to top of spine.
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ESIO TROT
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2129656
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mr Hoppy, a retired bachelor, has a secret passion for the attractive widow, Mrs Silver. But she, alas, lavishes all her affection on another - Alfie, her pet tortoise! Mr Hoppy hatches a wildly ingenious plot to defeat his rival which involves no fewer than 140 tortoises! Wonderful b/w illustrations throughout. A delight for Dahl fans. Blue boards with gilt tile to spine. 63 pages. ISBN: 0224027867. Light bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is unevenly faded to edges, with a bit of creasing; couple of chips to top of spine.
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THE WITCHES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2128585
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

'This is not a fairy-tale. This is about REAL Witches. None of your silly black hats and broomsticks - the truth is MUCH MORE SCARY...' Gloriously gruesome secrets aptly illustrated in b/w by Blake. Dark green boards, gilt titles to spine. 208 pages. 9.5 x 6.25 inches. ISBN: 0224021656. Wear to cover edges. Small brown mark to rear cover. Previous owner's name sticker to front endpaper. Ink stamp to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges; a few to page margins. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips; damp mark to bottom edge.
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THE ROALD DAHL TREASURY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; Raymond Briggs; Patrick Benson; et al..
Stock no. 2127417
Published by Ted Smart. 1st thus 1998. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Four themed sections - Animals, Magic, Friends and foes, and Matters of importance - take the reader on a journey into Dahls unique imagination. Large format. White glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 444 pages. Light bumping to spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.
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GEORGE'S MARVELLOUS MEDICINE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2126452
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

George concocts a special medicine for his miserable old Grandma. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations to text. 95 pages. ISBN: 0224019015. 6th printing. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; some fading to spine.
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THE GLORIUMPTIOUS WORLDS OF ROALD DAHL
Written by Stella Caldwell; Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2126361
Published by Carlton Books Limited. 1st 2016. Fine condition.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. A spectacular scrapbook of stories, characters and creations. Colour illustrations. Full of unusual letters from odd characters, curious photographs of strange objects, and sensational newspaper clippings describing marvellous occasions - there are even illustrations by the fabulous Quentin Blake. ISBN: 9781783122158.
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SONGS AND VERSE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; Russell Ayto; Axel Scheffler; et al..
Stock no. 2125848
Published by Ted Smart. Circa 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Produced for The Book People Ltd. A visual feast zinging with colour and wit. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0224070657. Wrapper a bit edge-creased and faded to spine.
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CHARLIE AND THE GREAT GLASS ELEVATOR
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Joseph Schindelman.
Stock no. 2125668
Published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.. 1st USA 1972. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

American edition. Grey paper boards, blue cloth spine. Pink title to spine, blue vignette to front board. Grey endpapers. B/w text illustrations throughout. 9.5 x 6". 161 pages. ISBN: 0394824725. Spine is faded and foxed. Heavy score marks to front cover; where someone has used this book to lean on. A few other brown marks to covers. Page browning, with some foxing. Contained in a LATER wrapper (this one 4.94 USD). Wrapper has some edge-creasing and a few marks.
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