Category: Children's / Illustrated

MY UNCLE OSWALD Stock code: 10859

Author / Artist:

Dahl, Roald

Publisher:

London: Michael Joseph. 1979

Description:

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy in the near fine very lightly creased dustwrapper.

Price:

£850.00

Notes:

Inscribed in blue ink on the front free endpaper, "To my best friend, Claudia on her 80th birthday with love Roald 1979" underneath Roald's wife Patricia Neale has inscribed "+ me too!!! Patricia". The recipient is Claudia Haines Marsh, wife of Charles Marsh, the self-made Texan newspaper magnate and one of Dahl's closest friends and travel companions.