KISS KISS. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The author's third collection of short fiction. Collects eleven stories, including "William and Mary" and "Royal Jelly," two of Dahl's darkest tales. King list, p. 389. See Barron, ed., Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-107. See Sullivan, ed., The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 112. A fine copy in very good dust jacket with light tanning, mostly internal but with faint show through on outer surface of spine panel, mild vertical crease in spine panel, and dust soiling to rear panel. (#157542).
First edition so stated on copyright page.