The Witches

By: Dahl, Roald; Blake, Quentin (illustrator)

Price: $1,425.00

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Condition: Near Fine

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Inscribed "To Hannah" by Roald Dahl to front endpaper in black felt tip pen; second printing, 1983, same year as the first edition. Full blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, pictorial dust jacket, 9-1/2" x 6-1/2", 208 pp. Offsetting to half-title page from inscription, else fine; dust jacket with the original price of 6.50 net intact, minor fading to spine panel of jacket. One of Dahl's most beloved books, basis for various performing arts, and updated with 59 changes in 2023 for good or ill ("old hags", for example, is now "old crows"). Signed early printings are increasingly uncommon on the market.

Title: The Witches

Author Name: Dahl, Roald; Blake, Quentin (illustrator)

ISBN Number: 0224021656

ISBN-13: 9780224021654

Illustrator: Blake, Quentin

Location Published: London, Jonathan Cape: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: 100x13x152

Type: Hardcover

Categories: Signed Books

Seller ID: 002304