"Charlie And The Chocolate Factory" written by Roald Dahl and illustrated by Joseph Schindelman. Published by Alfred A. Knopf, copyright 1964. book club edition.
"Five children-and only five- were going to be allowed into Mr. Willy Wonka's chocolate factory. The lucky five would get to see all the mysterious machinery in the factory where the world's most wonderful candy was made. And those five children were: Augustus Gloop, Veruca Salt, Violet Beauregarde, Mike Teavee and Charlie Bucket. "
"What happens when these five children meet the famous Mr. Willy Wonka ? What happens when they pass through the big factory doors? What happens when they come upon the unknown factory workers who throw very tiny shadows on the windows and talk in rhyme? What happens when , one by one, the children disobey Mr. Wonka's orders? That, dear reader, is the substance of this uproarious morality tale by the world-renowned storyteller, Roald Dahl."
178 page hard cover book in good condition, no rips or tears with a nice cover. The first page of the book has a name and date written in ink. The dust Jacket is in good condition.