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Someone like You

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Someone like You

by Dahl, Roald

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  • Hardcover
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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Beige cloth stated first edition. Slight bumping to edges, light soil to cloth, spine mildly toned. Sound and unmarked. Lacking the jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

Synopsis

Roald Dahl is known for his sense of dry, sometimes dark humor in his children's books...but then there is this. Someone Like You is a darker collection of tales for adults, and mature young adults. There's the tale of the gambler who collects little fingers from losers, a lady who murders her husband with a frozen leg of lamb, and more. Some stories included: "Someone Like You," "A Dip in The Pool," "Skin," "Taste," "Lamb to the Slaughter, "Claud's Dog," and "Galloping Foxy."

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Bookseller
curtis paul books inc. US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
24269
Title
Someone like You
Author
Dahl, Roald
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
NY
Date Published
1953

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