New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. First Edition. Cloth and boards. 8vo, red cloth with gold lettering on spine, pictorial dust jacket (price-clipped) by Charles Shields is protected in an archival acid-free clear plastic cover, topstain gold, 210 pages +  blank +  A Note on the Type. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #3936
Roald Dahl (1916 - 1990) was a British best-selling novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and WW-II fighter pilot. One of the world's best storytellers, he wrote several much-loved stories including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG, and The Witches.
CONDITION: The bright and colorful dust jacket illustrated by Charles Shields is Superior (with a couple of tiny edge nicks); the cloth is clean, tight, & bright.