Roald Dahl: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, US edition
“Concerning the adventures of four nasty children and Our Hero with Mr Willy Wonka and his famous candy plan.” A good/very good condition copy of this early U. S edition of this classic children’s tale by Roald Dahl with dust jacket. This edition has 5 lines of colphon on the last page and has the ISBN number on the back flap, and $3.95 price marked on the front flap. This copy still contains mention of “Pygamies” on page 73. Illustrated by Joseph Schindlelman.
Tan boards with brown strip spine. Bright gilt lettering on the spine. Imprint of the book title on the front cover and publisher’s logo on the rear cover. Clean green end papers. Light shelf wear. The contents are clean and the bindings are tight. The dust jacket is lightly browned. Wear to the edges with chippings on the edges. Piece missing from the spine ends and small tears along the edges. 6cm tear from the lower spine end on the cover. 8vo 162 printed pages.