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In pictures: Roald Dahl museum
Chocolate display at the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre
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The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre is in Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire, where he lived for many years.
Dahl writing in his hut
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The museum features a recreation of the "writing hut" he built in his garden where he created much of his work.
Dahl's hut in the garden of his Great Missenden house
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The original hut, which stands a few hundred yards from the museum, is considered too fragile for visitors.
Original notes for Dahl's BFG book
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Among the papers on display are notes in which Dahl developed the vocabulary of his Big Friendly Giant character.
An early copy of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
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Although he wanted his papers kept in the UK, Dahl may have been surprised to learn they had stayed in Great Missenden.

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