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Publisher Comments:

This collection brings together Dahl's finest work, illustrating his genius for the horrific and grotesque which is unparalleled.

"Dahl has the mastery of plot and characters possessed by great writers of the past, along with a wildness and wryness of his own. One of his trademarks is writing beautifully about the ugly, even the horrible."--Los Angeles Times

"An ingenious imagination, a fascination with odd and ordinary detail, and a lust for its thorough exploitation are the...strengths of Dahl's storytelling."--New York Times Book Review

Product Details

ISBN:
9780394725499
Publisher:
Vintage
Location:
New York :
Author:
Dahl, Roald
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Series Volume:
1040
Publication Date:
1978
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
8 x 5.15 x .95 in .85 lb

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