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Matilda by  Roald Dahl - First Edition - 1988 - from Foster Books (SKU: 60665)

Matilda

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Matilda

by Dahl, Roald

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good /Good
ISBN 10
0224025724
ISBN 13
9780224025720
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About This Item

London: Jonathan Cape 1988. 8vo.Illustrated. 240 pp. Red boards with gilt lettering to spine and in pictorial dustwrapper. Jacket rubbed & slightly edgeworn. No ownership names. Jacket not price-clipped. Illustrated throughout by Quentin Blake. 0224025724 . Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 1988.

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
Foster Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
60665
Title
Matilda
Author
Dahl, Roald
Illustrator
Blake, Quentin
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0224025724
ISBN 13
9780224025720
Publisher
Jonathan Cape 1988
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1988
Keywords
Quentin Blake,Roald Dahl,Matilda
Bookseller catalogs
Modern First Editions; Christmas Presents; Children's;
Size
8vo.Illustrated

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jacket
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First Edition
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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[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]
dustwrapper
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