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THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE. by  Roald.  Illustrated by Quentin Blake.: DAHL - First Edition - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 33844)

THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE.

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THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE.

by DAHL, Roald. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.:

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London, Century, 1991.. FIRST EDITION 1991, 8vo, navy blue boards gilt, 24 pages including a 2 page postscript by Blake on his partnership with Dahl on so many books. Humorous colour and black and white illustrations throughout by Quentin Blake. About a vicar who as a child suffered from dyslexia and as an adult says certain words backwards causing outrage and embarrassment. No inscriptions, minute bump to lower corner of upper board, otherwise a Fine crisp clean unused copy in Fine DUSTWRAPPER, not price clipped, short light indentation in fore-edge margin on upper panel, tiny light indentation in gutter of lower panel. Dahl wrote this book in the last months of his life for the benefit of the Dyslexia Institute. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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Bookseller
Roger Middleton GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
33844
Title
THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE.
Author
DAHL, Roald. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.:
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
London, Century, 1991.
Keywords
DYSLEXIA HUMOUR CHILDREN'S BOOK QUENTIN BLAKE

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We have been established booksellers for 42 years. We are a postal business only (strictly no callers). We are long-standing members of the P.B.F.A. the largest trade association for antiquarian booksellers in the UK. We wrap all our parcels in new materials and all our books are insured at our expense. Books may be returned if wrongly described, all costs will be met by us. ****PLEASE NOTE: POSTAGE WILL BE CHARGED AT COST, MEANING THAT POSTAGE WILL BE REDUCED ON PARCELS WEIGHING UNDER 1 KILO, AND IT WILL BE INCREASED ON MOST PARCELS WEIGHING MORE THAN 1 KILO****

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