Written by Roald Dahl.
Illustrated by Michel Simeon.
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd in 1967.
First UK Edition / First Printing
Condition: VG+. A nice clean copy with no pen marks or inscriptions. Some of the laminate on front cover has peeled back, but otherwise in great condition.
A First UK Edition of Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach, a coveted book that has appreciated steadily in value since its publication in 1967.
This iconic story follows an orphan who befriends a bunch of anthropomorphic bugs who live inside a giant peach, and escapes his two cruel Aunts to embark on a perilous journey to New York City.
Most rare booksellers sell this first George Allen & Unwin edition, in similar condition, at between £300 and £500.
We’re pricing this lovely clean copy at £200.