Roald Dahl

Boy: Tales of Childhood

(Reissued)

Main Details
Credits
Author Roald Dahl
Series Roald Dahl's Autobiograhy
Cover Art by Quentin Blake
Imprint Puffin Books
Publisher Penguin Group
Reprinted with/by arrangement with Farrar, Straus & Giroux, LLC*
Copyright Holder Roald Dahl
Copyright Holder (Cover/Jacket Art) Quentin Blake
Works
Date
Reissued
First Published
Copyright
Copyright
Identifying Codes
Series Number 1
ISBN 13 978-0-14-241381-4
Barcode (EAN) 9 780142 413814
EAN 5 50699>
Price $6.99 US
Price $8.50 CAN
Printer's Key 9 10 8
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 85-43255
Format Paperback
Publication Location New York
Genre
Page Count 176 pages
Language English
Chapters - Starting-point
Papa and Mama
Kindergarten, 1922-3

- Llandaff Catherdral School, 1923-5 (age 7-9)
The bicycle and the sweet-shop
The Great Mouse Plot
Mr Coombes
Mrs Pratchett's revenge
Going to Norway
The magic island
A visit to the doctor

- St Peter's, 1925-9 (age 9-13)
First day
Writing home
The Matron
Homesickness
A drive in the motor-car
Captain Hardcastle
Little Ellis and the boil
Goat's tobacco

- Repton and Shell, 1929-36 (age-13-20)
Getting dressed for the big school
Boazers
The Headmaster
Chocolates
Corkers
Fagging
Games and photography
Goodbye school
Notes First published in Great Britain by Johnathan Cape Ltd, 1984
Published in the United States of America by Ferrar, Strauss & Giroux, 1984
Published in Puffin Books, 1986
Reissued, 1999
This edition reissued in Puffin Books, 2009

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