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Matilda by  Roald Dahl - Reprint - 1989 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140938644)

Matilda

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Matilda

by Dahl, Roald

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About This Item

London: Jonathan Cape, 1989. Reprint. Very Good/Very Good. First British edition, fifth impression. Signed by Roald Dahl on the half-title page in black marker. Very Good. Bumped corners, ding to bottom edge of front board. Foxing to textblock edge and pages toned. In a Very Good unclipped dust jacket with light fading to the spine panel and light shelf wear. A bright copy, signed by the author.

Synopsis

Roald Dahl does it again with his tale of little Matilda . Matilda is a genius. She knows that, and so does her teacher Miss Honey, but every other adult in her life is short-sighted and mean.  Can this odd, lovable little girl manage to find a better family to live with? Prijs van de Nederlandse Kinderjury (1989) , Books I Loved Best Yearly (BILBY) Awards for Read Aloud (1990), Younger Readers (1997) (1990) , Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (1991) , Blue Peter Book Award for Voter's Award - Book that Made Me Laugh the Loudest (2000) , Red House Children's Book Award (1989) ...more Red House Children's Book Award (1989) , Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Book Award for Book Award (1991) , Massachusetts Children's Book Award (1992) , Nevada Young Readers' Award for Intermediate Category (1992) , Beehive Awards for Children's Fiction (1991) , Virginia Readers' Choice for Elementary (1990) , Indian Paintbrush Book Award (1991)

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Details

Bookseller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
140938644
Title
Matilda
Author
Dahl, Roald
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Reprint
Publisher
Jonathan Cape
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1989

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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]

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