Roald Dahl – Revolting Rhymes – First UK Edition 1982

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Roald Dahl – Revolting Rhymes – First UK Edition 1982

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£375.00

A first edition, first printing published by Jonathan Cape Ltd in 1982. A near fine copy with slight bumping to the spine and top edges.
Revolting Rhymes is Dahl’s first collection of verse for children. Six well known fairy stories are given a Dahl-esque twist with illustrations by Quentin Blake. A CGI adaptation of the book for BBC One was nominated at the 90th Academy Awards for Best Animated Short.

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A first edition, first printing published by Jonathan Cape Ltd in 1982. A near fine copy with slight bumping to the spine and top edges.
Revolting Rhymes is Dahl’s first collection of verse for children. Six well known fairy stories are given a Dahl-esque twist with illustrations by Quentin Blake. A CGI adaptation of the book for BBC One was nominated at the 90th Academy Awards for Best Animated Short.