New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. Schindelman, Joseph. 1st. Leather bound. First edition; 2nd issue with the five line colophon. 8vo. [vi], 162pp. Black & white illustrations by Joseph Schindelman. Previous bookseller slip laid in. Finely bound in recent full brown leather covered boards; raised bands and gilt titles to spine; gilt border illustration to boards; to edge gilt; marbled end papers. Very minor staining to fore edge, otherwise fine. Item #16795
'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' features the adventures of young Charlie Bucket inside the chocolate factory of eccentric chocolatier Willy Wonka. The book has been adapted into two major motion pictures: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory in 1971 starring Gene Wilder as Willie Wonka, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in 2005 starring Johnny Depp as Willie Wonka.