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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl - First Edition, Third Printing - September 1964 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000002988)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

by Roald Dahl

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
ISBN 10
0394810112
ISBN 13
9780394810119
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf / Borzoi, September 1964. Hardcover. First Edition, third state. Quarter-bound in chocolate brown linen with gilt lettering to spine; cream paper sides blind stamped with title on front board. Green endpapers. Original Oompa-Loompa text and drawings. Four line colophon and Library of Congress cataloging information on back page. Illustration and SBN on back panel of jacket. Very Good book in a Very Good cover. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Text unmarked. Binding sound, with slight tilt. Jacket clipped, chipping at spine ends and corners. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 161 pages. Richly illustrated with B&W drawings by Joseph Schindelman.

Synopsis

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1964) is a children's book by Norwegian-British author Roald Dahl. This story is an adventures of young Charlie Bucket inside the chocolate factory of eccentric candymaker Willy Wonka. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was first published in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. in 1967, and in the United Kingdom by George Allen & Unwin in 1967.

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Details

Bookseller
Books of the World US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000002988
Title
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Author
Roald Dahl
Illustrator
Joseph Schindelman
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition, Third Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0394810112
ISBN 13
9780394810119
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf / Borzoi
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
September 1964
Keywords
fiction, classic, children, juvenile, kids, youth, comedy, funny, humor, adventure, behavior, manners, fantasy, science fiction
Bookseller catalogs
Science Fiction; Children; Fiction; Humor, Comedy, Satire, Funny stuff; Britain; Etiquette and Protocol;
Size
8vo

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About Books of the World

Selling books from around the world. I am not a professional bookseller. Rather, I am finding new homes for the library I have collected over five decades.

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chipping
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