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THE COMPLETE TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Helen Smithson.
Stock no. 2132398
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2001. Nearly fine 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. Tiny knocks to a couple of corners. Contents are excellent!! Slip case is very good - a few scuff marks and a little surface paper lifting to one corner.

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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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THE WITCHES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2128585
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. Wear to cover edges. Small brown mark to rear cover. Previous owner's name sticker to front endpaper. Ink stamp to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges; a few to page margins. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips; damp mark to bottom edge.

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