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THE GIRAFFE AND THE PELLY AND ME
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2124008
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

A queer old wooden house called THE GRUBBER, a giraffe, a pelican and a monkey all make for another of Dahl's vastly entertaining stories with wonderfully humourous colour illustrations by Blake. Glazed boards. unpaginated. Large format. ISBN: 0224029991. Spine is faded. Bumping and wear to corners and spine. A few marks and some indentation marks to covers. Pelican on front cover has been drawn around with biro, not immediately obvious. Small bookplate to front endpaper.

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MATILDA
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1815293
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1997. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Matilda is sensitive and brilliant. Mr and Mrs Wormwood treat her as a scab, not a daughter - a scab to be endured until the time comes to flick her away to the next county. Matilda discovers she has an extraordinary psychic power... Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 240 pages. ISBN: 0224025724. Reprint. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1815292
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Marvellous new b/w illustrations throughout. 189 pages. 9.5 x 6.25". ISBN: 0670852473. A few spots of surface damage to boards. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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DANNY THE CHAMPION OF THE WORLD
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1815291
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 1994. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Danny lives with his father in an old gypsy caravan behind their own filling station. When he is 9 he discovers his father has a deep, dark secret that leads them on a dangerous and thrilling adventure. A newly illustrated edition of this classic tale, superbly complemented by subtle and evocative drawings. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 9.5 x 6.25". 223 pages. ISBN: 0224037498. 2nd printing. Top & tail of spine shelf worn. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and lightly edge-worn.

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THE BFG
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1815289
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 1982. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine 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. 10th printing. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly sunned to spine.

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THE BFG
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317062
Published by Jonathan Cape. circa 1982. 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. Spine and corners bumped. Pale page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge creased. 10th printing.

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2123728
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Marvellous new b/w illustrations throughout. 189 pages. 9.5 x 6.25". ISBN: 0670852473. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 2123726
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 004823303X. Bumping along cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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GEORGE'S MARVELLOUS MEDICINE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2123724
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1985. 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. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off; faded to spine with some edge-creasing.

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THE MAGIC FINGER
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 2123720
Published by Unwin Hyman. 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0044404360. Bumping to top and tail of spine and along a couple of cover edges. Small ink mark to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Faith Jaques.
Stock no. 1814646
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st UK 1967. Good condition.

Five children go into Mr Willy Wonka's chocolate factory. An uproarious morality tale. B/w illustrations throughout. Pictorial laminated boards. 127 pages. 9.5 x 6.5". ISBN: 0048230774. Backstrip missing and replaced with clear tape. Some laminate missing to spine edges. Corners worn. Light page edge browning and a few grubby marks to contents.

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THE TWITS
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1814641
Published by Alfred A. Knopf. 1st USA 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Mr and Mrs Twit delight in being nasty and playing awful tricks on each other... White cloth spine, black paper boards, purple metallic titles. B/w illustrations. 76 pages. ISBN: 0394845994. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily edge-worn with a few closed tears and a small tape repair.

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