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George’s Marvelous Medicine. by  Roald Dahl - Signed First Edition - 1981 - from Raptis Rare Books (SKU: 133664)

George’s Marvelous Medicine.

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George’s Marvelous Medicine.

by Dahl, Roald

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About This Item

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981. First edition of Dahl's classic short story. Octavo, original half cloth, illustrated by Quentin Blake. Boldly signed by Roald Dahl on the front free endpaper. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. "The Marvelous Medicine of the title is in a fine tradition of mythical and fictional philtres and potions... This is an inventive and very funny story profusely and excellently illustrated by Quentin Blake" (The Times Literary Supplement).

Synopsis

In this popular Dahl story, George creates a very special medicine to cure his grandma of her nasty habits. Great new Quentin Blake cover as well as a whole new exciting end section about Roald Dahl and his world.

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book dealer
Raptis Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
133664
Title
George’s Marvelous Medicine.
Author
Dahl, Roald
Book condition
second hand
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1981
Keywords
George's Marvelous Medicine First Edition, Roald Dahl first edition, Roald Dahl Signed First Edition
Bookseller catalogs
Children's Books;

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About Raptis Rare Books

Founded by Matthew and Adrienne Raptis, Raptis Rare Books is an antiquarian book firm that specializes in literature, children's books, economics, photo books, signed and inscribed books, and landmark books in all fields. Our business model is simple: we strive to handle books that are in exceptional condition and to provide exceptional customer service. We are proud members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) and exhibit at major book fairs in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Boston, as well as other regional fairs.

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fine
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jacket
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First Edition
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octavo
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