Dahl’s First Book

The Gremlins.

New York: Random House, [1943].

Price: $3,500.00

About the item

First Edition. From the Walt Disney Production. A Royal Air Force Story by Flight Lieutenant Roald Dahl. 12 full-page color illustrations, one double-page, and text illustrations in black and white tbroughout. 1 vols. 4to. Dahl’s First Book. Quarter cloth and pictorial board in pictorial dust jacket, loose at fore-edge, else almost fine.

Item #339459

Written for Walt Disney Productions in anticipation of making a feature-length film, the project was eventually abandoned due to many wartime complications.