Roald Dahl (1975) ‘Danny, the Champion of the World‘, UK first edition, first printing, published by Jonathan Cape. Signed and inscribed by Dahl on the front free endpaper: “Ruth, Love, Roald Dahl, 1976”.
Condition: a near fine copy in a like dust jacket. THe book has no previous owner’s inscriptions, is clean throughout. The slightest of shelf wears (slight push to top spine). The red top stainpresent as called for. The dust jacket is correctly priced at £2.25 net, is slightly faded on the spine, and is otherwise in fine shape.
The story was adapted as a TV film starring Jeremy Irons and his son Samuel in 1989. One of Dahl’s best.