New York: The Modern Library, 1968. First Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #2324961
1968 first thus, Toledano 242.2, binding/jacket style 13n with blank verso, yellow Fujita endpapers. Near fine in very good jacket. Ink stamp on front endpaper, jacket price clipped, a few blemishes along edges of rear jacket panel.
302 pp. A selection of short stories by the author best known for his children's novels Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, and Matilda. CONTENTS: Lamb to the Slaughter; Dip in the Pool; The Landlady; Taste; Parson's Pleasure; Georgy Porgy; Royal Jelly; Genesis and Catastrophe; Mrs. Bixby and the Colonel's Coat; Skin; The Ratcatcher; Rummins; Mr. Hoddy; Mr. Feasey; The Champion of the World.