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Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator (1972 First U.S. Edition) by Roald Dahl - First Edition Borzoi - 1972 - from Paper Time Machines and Biblio.com

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator (1972 First U.S. Edition) : The Further Adventures of Charlie Bucket and Willie Wonka chocolate-maker extraordinary by the author of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

by Roald Dahl

Condition: Good+/Good+


1972 "Borzoi Book" - Stated First Edition (U.S.A.). Hardcover in GOOD USED CONDITION, displaying some toning and fading on the edges, as well as the inside cover. Plasticized Paper Dust Jacket presents some wear and toning on edges, but is intact. Illustrated Grey Board Cover with Blue Cloth Spine.

Illustrations by Joseph Schindelman.




Book summary

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator is a children's book by British author Roald Dahl. It is the sequel to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, continuing the story of young Charlie Bucket and eccentric candymaker Willy Wonka as they travel in the Great Glass Elevator. Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator was first published in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. in 1972, and in the UK by George Allen & Unwin in 1973.

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