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MORE TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED
Written by Roald Dahl.
Stock no. 1818911
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A collection of nine short stories. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 127 pages. ISBN: 0718119193. Small dent to front board. Damp staining to top edges of rear endpapers and verso of dustwrapper. Dustwrapper lightly edge-creased with corresponding 'dint' to front panel.

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THE WITCHES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1318475
Published by Jonathan Cape. 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 dent to top edge of rear cover. Pale page browning. Light stain from a small label being removed to front pastedown. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed/creased. Reprint in same year as first edition.

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1318123
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. Minimal bumping to top and tail of spine. Some light rubbing to wrapper edges.

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THE MAGIC FINGER
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1318122
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1995. Slightly better than very good 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. Slight bumping to spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; small edge-tear to bottom edge of front panel.

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CHARLIE AND THE GREAT GLASS ELEVATOR
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1318121
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations througout. 189 pages. 9.5 x 6". ISBN: 067085249X. Minimal bumping to spine. Pale page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and slightly sunned to spine.

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THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1318085
Published by Century Publishing. Circa 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Written in the last months of Dahl's life for the benefit of The Dyslexia Institute. Blue boards with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations to text. ISBN: 071265013X. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Minmal rubbing to edges of dustwrapper. 3rd printing.

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THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1318045
Published by Century Publishing. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Written in the last months of Dahl's life for the benefit of The Dyslexia Institute. Blue boards with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations to text. ISBN: 0712649913. Minimal bumping to corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.

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CHARLIE AND THE GREAT GLASS ELEVATOR
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1318044
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards with silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations througout. 189 pages. 9.5 x 6". ISBN: 067085249X. Contents are lightly browned. Dustwrapper is just a little creased at edges.

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CHARLIE AND THE GREAT GLASS ELEVATOR
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317984
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations througout. 189 pages. 9.5 x 6". ISBN: 067085249X. Spine bumped. Pale page browning and some foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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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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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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