James and The Giant Peach, 1962
James and the Giant Peach
New York: Knopf, 1961.
First edition, 'second state' printing.
Red cloth, gilt titles on spine, blindstamp on front board, green endpapers, no top stain.
First Edition, "second state", with 'Book Press' listed at rear 4-line colophon and no ISBN.
Book has minor creasing to a few page corners; jacket unclipped, with edge wear, and small loss on spine tips.
Dahl's first book for children, published in the US many years before the UK.