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ROALD DAHL's REVOLTING RECIPES.

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ROALD DAHL's REVOLTING RECIPES.

by DAHL**, ROALD [as presented by Gary Rhodes on BBC TV]:

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UK,slim Qrto HB+dw/dj,1st edn thus.[Cape,1994 is the true first edn, this,publisher TED SMART/Red Fox - Red Fox edn first published 1996,this 1st reprint,1997.No ISBN.] FINE/NFINE.No owner inscrptn but price-clip to dw/dj.Crisp,clean,glossy laminated, Quentin Blake colour pictorial illustrated dw/dj; with negligible shelf-wear and minimal creasing to edges and corners - no major nicks or tears present.Top edge lightly creased with a tiny,tiny nick to head of spine/backstrip.Top+fore-edges bright and clean, contents bright,tight and clean also.Crisp,clean,glossy laminated bds with repeated dw/dj design with clean plain purple eps. UK,slim Qrto HB+dw/dj, 1st edn thus,8-61pp [paginated] includes title page,Felicity Dahl intro,profuse colour illus by Quentin Blake throughout the text and book,some recipe colour photographs by Jan Baldwin,recipe list to rear comprising 31 recipes,covering starters,snacks,main courses, cakes and desserts,drinks and confectionery - recipes compiled by Josie Fison and Felicity Dahl. Roald Dahl's own favourite and principal illustrator,Blake illustrated several other books of the author's work,during the author's lifetime,and these illustrations bring considerable enchantment to this book. Quentin Blake,born 1932,Sidcup,Kent.Son of a civil servant. Educated at Chiselhurst, Sidcup Grammar School and Cambridge University.Attended life classes at Chelsea College of Art.Tutor in illustration at the Royal College of Art (1965-78) and Head of the Illustration Dept since 1978.He works in pen and ink and watercolour in a popular and unmistakeable style,capturing essential character and movement with wit and gaiety in a few rapid strokes.He has illustrated many editions of the BBC Jackanory television programme.He was chosen as the first Children's Laureate in 1999. Please contact rpaxtonden@blueyonder.co.uk ,for correct shipping/P+p quotes - particularly ALL overseas buyers - BEFORE ordering through the order page!

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Bookseller
R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY. GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
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Title
ROALD DAHL's REVOLTING RECIPES.
Author
DAHL**, ROALD [as presented by Gary Rhodes on BBC TV]:
Illustrator
illus by Quentin Blake.**
Book condition
Used - FINE.
Jacket condition
NFINE.
Quantity available
1
Edition
UK,slim Qrto HB+dw/dj,1st thus.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
LONDON.TED SMART/RED FOX,1997.
Keywords
q52.CHILDRENS/ILLUSTRATED.UK,Qrto HB+dw/dj,1st edn thus.No ISBN.Books illus by Quentin Blake.Illustrated books.Childrens Illustrated Fiction.Modern Firsts.Modern Fiction.Chelsea College of Art.Childs cookery_recipe books.Revolting recipes.Gary Rhodes.BBC
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Bookdealer/seller established 1984, selling used,new,out-of-print,collectable (vintage and TV tie-in p/backs etc.), modern and second-hand books and book-related ephemera.We specialise in Children's Illustrated books,Modern Firsts,Fiction and Non-fiction - a good, wide range of subjects - Nautical, Naval/ Military,Theatre+Film biography/ autobiography, GENERAL (non-fiction/ reference),author SIGNED copies/edns, and other Collectables.I no longer have a B&M store (established 1984) since 1996,as I then became an internet- based seller exclusively,continuing with Mail Order selling as well.Viewing by arranged appointment(s),book searches undertaken and welcomed.Minimal grade of stock is VG/VG (the exception), the majority around FINE/FINE.[Criteria used - as a bibliophile myself,would I want to see this book on my own personal bookshelves!!] Welcome,and thank you for browsing my stock - enjoy!"WE HAVE WHAT YOU WANT, THOUGH YOU MAY NOT KNOW IT!!"

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