Roald Dahl (New Casebooks)

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  • Editor: Ann Alston and Catherine Butler
  • Published by: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
  • Description: This volume, the first collection of academic essays ever to be devoted to Dahl’s work, brings together a team of well-known scholars of children’s literature to explore the man, his books for children, and his complex attitudes towards various key subjects. Including essays on education, crime, Dahl’s humour, his long-term collaboration with the artist Quentin Blake, and film adaptations, this fascinating collection offers a unique insight into the writer and his world.
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