London: Puffin Books 2008. Children's book; A classic adventure story featuring a high-spirited family and their magical car. Basis for the Oscar-nominated film musical scripted by Roald Dahl. This is the commemorative hardback released to coincide with the author's centenary year. FIRST EDITION thus. Publisher's red cloth in metallic glossy pictorial dust-wrapper. Comprehensively illustrated with colour plates and black and white drawings. A fine copy, with the Ian Fleming 'Centenary' badge affixed to the upper panel. Item #39237
Gilbert A17a (12).