Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Illustrated by Joseph Schindelman. New York: Knopf, 1964. First Edition, Second printing, with 5 lines colophon at end. Brown cloth boards, lettered in gilt along spine, title device embossed on upper cover, in publisher's pictorial dust jacket. Covers lighty scuffed, a few chips to head & tail of jacket which is price-clipped, vertical crease mark to first two leaves, a few light marks to margins of some pages of contents, otherwise a very good copy. The classic Dahl tale featuring the adventures of young Charlie Bucket inside the chocolate factory of eccentric chocolatier Willy Wonka. Basis for the Paramount Film "Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory", which was released in 1972. A perennial Christmas movie favourite.