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ISBN
9780140018325
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Binding
Paperback
Pages
240
Dimensions
129 x 198mm

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Eleven devious, shocking stories from the master of the unpredictable.What could go wrong when a wife pawns the mink coat that her lover gave her as a parting gift? Or when a priceless piece of furniture is the subject of a deceitful bargain? How can a wronged woman take revenge on her deceased husband or a landlady preserve her guests for ever?In these wickedly anarchic stories, Roald Dahl explores the dark, sinister side of the psyche: the cunning, sly, selfish part of human nature that makes for unexpected outcomes and horrifying conclusions. Stylish, macabre, outrageous and haunting, these eleven tales will leave you feeling uneasy - and wanting more.'Unnerving bedtime stories, subtle, proficient, hair-raising and done to a turn' - San Francisco Chronicle
ISBN:
9780140018325
Publication Date:
31 / 12 / 1963
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
129 x 198mm

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