Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Lettered

Roald Dahl

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Description from Suntup Website


The limited edition of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl is presented in four states: Artist, Numbered, Lettered and Roman Numeral. The editions are oversized at 7” x 10” and feature over 50 color illustrations by Quentin Blake; a new exclusive introduction by Donald Sturrock, author of the critically acclaimed biography of Roald Dahl; and over 60 pages of bonus content. Also included is a note by Paul Suntup. All editions are printed full color throughout.

The Numbered, Lettered and Roman Numeral editions are printed letterpress with a spot color throughout, and the color illustrations are printed offset. The letterpress editions are signed by Donald Sturrock and Paul Suntup. The Artist edition is printed offset and is signed by Sue Gent, who created the slipcase illustration.


The Lettered edition is limited to 26 copies and is a full goatskin binding with a custom handmade leather covered chocolate bar inset into the front cover. The edition is printed letterpress on Rives Heavyweight moldmade paper with a spot color throughout and featuring deckled edges. The color illustrations are printed offset. The edition is housed in a handmade wooden box with laser cut metal gates affixed to the cover, and velvet lined floors. Endsheets are hand marbled for this edition and it is signed by Donald Sturrock and Paul Suntup. The edition is handbound by Peter Geraty at Praxis Bindery in Easthampton, Massachusetts.


Golden Ticket contest with $25,000 in prizes


Distributed randomly in all editions of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory are 25 Golden Tickets! Each ticket features a unique number from 1 to 25, and depending on which numbered ticket you have, you will win one of the following prizes:


1 roman numeral book

1 lettered book

3 numbered books

5 Artist edition books

one $1,000 gift card

four $200 gift cards

five $100 gift cards

five $50 gift cards




Also see the other states of the book:

AE - Numbered - Roman


Pre-release photography from Suntup Website by Yegor Malinovskii @ artofcollectiblebooks