Description

    Roald Dahl. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. New York: [1964]. First edition.

    More Information:

    Roald Dahl. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. [1964].

    First edition, first issue with the six lines of printing information (instead of five) in the colophon on the final page. Octavo. 162 pages. Illustrated by Joseph Schindelman. Publisher's original red cloth, with blind-stamped title on front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Top edge stained red/purple. Mustard endpapers. In the original first issue color pictorial dust jacket, with no ISBN number on the rear panel and with the price $3.95 on the front flap. Spine tilted slightly forward. Floral exlibris with previous owner's ink name. Light pencil marks over some sentences in Chapter 21 "Good-by Violet". Occasional minor soiling or foxing. Dust jacket soiled, fold and edge wear, creases, some tears, and chip; paper loss in upper margin of rear panel with no loss to image or text. Overall, very good.



    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 18
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 296

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 March 17 Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $852,131