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SONGS AND VERSE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; Babette Cole; Tony Ross; et al..
Stock no. 1322076
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A visual feast zinging with colour and wit. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. 191 pages. ISBN: 022407038X. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and edge of front panel.

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THE ROALD DAHL TREASURY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; Raymond Briggs; Babette Cole; et al..
Stock no. 1322070
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, yellow title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0224046918. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. A few tiny foxspots else contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed/creased.

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RHYME STEW
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2135815
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. A few spots to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with small chips to top and tail of spine.

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THE ROALD DAHL TREASURY
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; Raymond Briggs; Babette Cole; et al..
Stock no. 2135613
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, yellow title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0224046918. Bumping to top and tail of spine. A few marks to outer page edges and endpapers. Contents are lovely and bright! Wrapper is a bit edge-creased in places.

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FANTASTIC MR FOX
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2135610
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1996. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Boggis, Bunce and Bean plan a trap for Mr Fox - but he's far too clever to fall for it! New illustrations. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations to text. 80 pages. 9.5 x 6.25". ISBN: 0670852503. What looks like an impression/mark of a bookmark to front pastedown/endpaper. Page browning and a little foxing. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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THE MINPINS
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Patrick Benson.
Stock no. 1822407
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine 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. Light rubbing to lower rear corner.

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BOY & GOING SOLO
Written by Roald Dahl.
Stock no. 1321433
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Bright yellow boards with dark titles to spine. B/w photos to endpapers and contents. An autobiographical account 1916-1941. 410 pages. 9.5 x 6.5". ISBN: 0224032844. Spine and corners bumped. Couple of small marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Dustwrapper is lightly edge creased and faded to spine and edges.

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MATILDA
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1320965
Published by Guild Publishing. 1988. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations to text. Spine and corners bumped. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is worn, faded to spine and grubby to flaps.

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THE WONDERFUL STORY OF HENRY SUGAR AND SIX MORE
Written by Roald Dahl.
Stock no. 1320485
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a 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. Spine and corners bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and faded to spine.

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THE COMPLETE TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Helen Smithson.
Stock no. 1320184
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Very good condition.

An omnibus volume containing Kiss Kiss, Over to You, Switch Bitch, Someone Like You, and eight further Tales of the Unexpected. Pictorial boards, red title to spine. Black endpapers. Colour plates. Book is lightly faded to spine and slightly bumped at lower corners. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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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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