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JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Michel Simeon.
Stock no. 1814640
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1981. 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. Seventh impression. Rubbing to top & tail of spine.

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KISS KISS
Written by Roald Dahl.
Stock no. 1814620
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Eleven short stories. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge red. Name and old price in ink to front endpaper. Heavy browning to text block and top edge stained (not affecting contents). Pictorial dustwrapper is browned at spine, worn at corners with slight chipping and browned to rear panel.

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RHYME STEW
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1208715
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Nearly fine 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 and corners slightly bumped. Wrapper is rubbed at top edge and slightly nicked at corners.

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CHARLIE AND THE GREAT GLASS ELEVATOR
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Faith Jaques.
Stock no. 1316709
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1973. Good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. 150 pages. ISBN: 0048231061. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. There are a few light scratches to the covers and the original publishers price sticker of £1.25 to rear cover. Endpapers and page edges are lightly browned. There is a very small biro line to to edge of front free-endpaper (light) and some faint transfer of ink words to centre of title page (perhaps a typed letter was stored in the book - I cannot quite make out what the writing says).

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THE WONDERFUL STORY OF HENRY SUGAR AND SIX MORE
Written by Roald Dahl.
Stock no. 1507376
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Seven short stories about people with peculiar and unlikely powers... Something secret, something not quite familiar - something that just as it seems to have escaped your grasp, settles lingeringly, delicately in the mind. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. 249 pages. Cream endpapers. ISBN: 0224015478. Faint white marks to bottom edge of front cover. Book leans to one side a little. Pen name and date to front endpaper. A couple of light fox spots to text block. Text pages clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and very slightly grubby with a faded spine.

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1507366
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. Base of spine bumped. Small dark mark to top edge of rear cover and a few small marks to front cover. Contents slightly browned and light brown spot affects outside margin of pages 131-155. Odd small margin tear. Dustwrapper is edge worn and slightly faded towards the base of the spine.

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THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1506415
Published by Century Publishing. 1st 1991. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than 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. Light stains to top and bottom edges of covers. Marks/stains to endpapers. Some wrinkling to top edges of pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn, stains to correspond with those on covers, only visible on verso.

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THE WITCHES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1405489
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. Spine and corners bumped. Small bump to side of front board. Indent to front endpaper. Pages browned but clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Some faint scratch marks to panels.

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THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1505320
Published by Century Publishing. 1st 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. Top of spine bumped. A couple of light marks to covers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with a small tear to bottom of spine. Light browning to edges of flaps.

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THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2118031
Published by Century Publishing. 1st 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. A few marks to covers; spine bumped. Wrapper has some grubby marks; edge-creased.

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CHARLIE AND THE GREAT GLASS ELEVATOR
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1607281
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1995. Slightly better than 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. Pages lightly browned. Wrapper spine faded.

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THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1710744
Published by Century Publishing. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine 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.

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