Author: Roald Dahl
Illustrator: Quentin Blake
Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd
Book Condition: Good/Very Good
Jacket Condition: Good
Description: Dahl's famous tale of the schoolgirl genius who triumphs over the mean adults.
Illustrated throughout in b&w with Blake's humorous watercolours.
Red cloth boards with gilded text on spine. Spine and corners lightly bumped. Unclipped (£8.50) jacket has 'invisible' scratches on front and slightly more pronounced ones on the rear. 3 cm (1.2″) closed tear extending from lower-right corner of rear board. Negligible closed tear at spine tail. Previous owner's name, surname, age, and telephone number inscribed in blue ballpoint on flyleaf. Pages have a light hint of tanning; otherwise in excellent, unmarked condition and very tightly bound.
Measures 24 cm × 16 cm (9.6″ × 6.4″). Large 8vo. 48 pp.