New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. First edition, first issue with the six line colophon on the last page. Octavo, original red cloth. Boldly signed by Roald Dahl on the front free endpaper. An excellent example with light wear in an near fine dust jacket with some light rubbing to the foot of the spine and to the extremities. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Illustrated by Joseph Schindelman. "Charlie earned for its author a cult following among child readers Dahl has been called a literary genius; his books have been considered modern fairy tales" (Silvey, 186). "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is already a great classic work [and] one of the most enduring post-war children's books Dahl is undeniably special" (Connolly, 102). (Inventory #: 21070)
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