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    Roald Dahl. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Illustrated by Joseph Schindelman. New York: Knopf, [1964]. First edition, first issue.

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    Roald Dahl. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Illustrated by Joseph Schindelman. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, [1964]. First edition, first issue (six lines colophon on page [164]). Octavo. [xii], [164] pages. Publisher's burgundy cloth, covers stamped in blind, spine lettered in gilt. Mustard endpapers. Original first issue pictorial dust jacket, with no ISBN number on the rear panel and with the price $3.95 on the front flap. Very light dust-soiling to the cloth and jacket. Corners lightly rubbed. Uneven toning to the jacket, with light creasing and a few small edge chips. Minor abrading and sunning to the jacket spine. Small square Doubleday sticker to the rear panel of the jacket. Overall, a very good copy of a rare first/first Chocolate Factory.



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