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BOY
Written by Roald Dahl.
Stock no. 1317261
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1984. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Autobiography. ISBN: 0224029851. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.

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THE WITCHES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1610239
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a 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. Spine and corners bumped; small mark to front board. Light browning to page margins. Some foxing to textblock. Wrapper has a few small edge tears and tiny chips.

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DANNY THE CHAMPION OF THE WORLD
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Jill Bennett.
Stock no. 1317244
Published by Book Club Associates. 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations to text. 206 pages. 9.5 x 6.5". Spine and corners bumped. Foxing, mainly to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly sunned to spine, is slightly foxed and has a repaired tear to top edge of front panel.

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JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Michel Simeon.
Stock no. 2124396
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition.

The adventures of James Henry Trotter and an oversized peach! A fast-paced, hilarious saga, in the best traditions of the fantastic. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. 110 pages. 9.5 x 6.5". ISBN: 0048230782. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small splits and chipping to laminate/boards at top and tail of spine. Bump along top edge of rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE BFG
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2124365
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

9.5 x 6 ins. Grey boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. A wonderful tale of a Giant who captures a small girl, Sophie and their plan to make the world safe from Giants. ISBN: 0224020404. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with browned spine.

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THE MAGIC FINGER
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2124364
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1995. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The little girl next door to the Greggs can do magic with a flash from the tip of her finger... Green boards. Gilt title to spine. Black and white illustrations. ISBN: 067085252X. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; small edge-tear to bottom edge of front panel.

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THE TWITS
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2124363
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 1980. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations of the dreadful Twit family. ISBN: 0224018558. 11th printing. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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THE MAGIC FINGER
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by William Pene Du Bois.
Stock no. 2124362
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 2nd 1974. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Blue and black endpapers. Dramatic b/w illustrations. Wear to spine and edges. Some browning to covers. A little foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still very good indeed.

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TWO FABLES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Graham Dean.
Stock no. 2124361
Published by Viking. 1st 1986. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Published as a tribute to Dahl on his seventieth birthday, two fables are The Princess and the Poacher and Princess Mammalia. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 61 numbered pages. ISBN: 0670815306. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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AH SWEET MYSTERY OF LIFE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by John Lawrence.
Stock no. 2124360
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A collection of seven stories, invitingly illustrated by John Lawrence, featuring wily characters from earlier collections: the shifty, froglike farmer Rummins; his vacuous son Bert with the boiled fish eye; Claud, greyhound fancier and poacher extraordinaire; and Gordon from the filling station. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. 162 pages. ISBN: 0718132521.

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THE MILDENHALL TREASURE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1815444
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A true story about a Suffolk ploughman who uncovered the greatest treasure ever found in the British Isles. Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Superb Steadman illustrations in colour. ISBN: 0224060171. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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THE MINPINS
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Patrick Benson.
Stock no. 1815443
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than 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. Matching pictorial dustwrapper has a small closed tear to top front edge of flap.

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