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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2128759
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

The last book to be illustrated by Rackham. Grahame himself originally approached Rackham to illustrate his book but at that time it could not be managed. It was thirty years later that Rackham finally consented. The pictures were finished just as World War II broke out and were originally published in America by the Limited Editions Club. Green cloth, gilt titles to spine. 12 lovely colour plates plus 15 line illustrations in the text. 178 pages. Front cover is a little bowed, with some ink writing. Fading to spine and gilt to spine. Top corner of front endpaper has been cut off. Foxing to outer page edges, but contents are still very good.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Nancy Barnhart.
Stock no. 2127080
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1933. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed title to front cover. Colour frontis. Uneven browning/foxing to covers. Inscriptions in pencil and ink to front endpaper/pastedown. Some foxing and browning throughout.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS - THE CLASSIC EDITION
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2126988
Published by Dean. 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large (and heavy) format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 254 pages. Introduction by Brian Sibley. ISBN: 0603560369. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1317442
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, with black title label and gilt title to spine. Plain endpapers. 12 Colour plates. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0416532608. Very slight rubbing to cover edges. Minimal staining to edges of covers. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and a bit damp stained to spine and rear panel.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by James Lynch.
Stock no. 2125428
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1995. Very good condition.

Green silk moire, gilt decorations and title. Colour plates. Brown dampstain to spine and across at base of covers. Only a little damp marking to outer page edges. Contained in very good slip case, that also shows some signs of damp marking.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2125359
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1938. Almost very good condition.

Green leather with gilt title and vignette to spine, gilt vingettes to covers. This is the publisher's Deluxe binding edition. B/w illustrations. Spine is very browned with wear and scuffs. Bumping to corners. Name indentation and marks to top of front cover. Other marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges and a few to page margins, else contents are still very good.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2125316
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. Circa 1933. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. Vignette to front cover. White pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 312 pages. Small amount of fading along edges of top and tail of spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned; torn into two pieces down side of spine; loss across top edge of front panel; damp mark to rear panel.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1317224
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1980. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, with black title label and gilt title to spine. 12 Colour plates. Green pictorial endpapers. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0416532608. Corner crease to one page. Dustwrapper is faded to spine. Price label to front flap of dustwrapper has faded.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1507665
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1951. Almost very good condition.

The last book to be illustrated by Rackham. Grahame himself originally approached Rackham to illustrate his book but at that time it could not be managed. It was thirty years later that Rackham finally consented. The pictures were finished just as World War II broke out and were originally published in America by the Limited Editions Club. Green cloth, gilt titles to spine. 12 lovely colour plates plus 15 line illustrations in the text. 178 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers, mainly to rear cover and spine. A little rubbing to gilt title on spine. Surface paper damage to pastedowns from removal of tape. Browning to endpapers and prelims. Some light foxing to contents. One page corner creased. All plates present.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Paul Bransom.
Stock no. 1406468
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1913. Slightly better than good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine; gilt titles and small picture to front cover. Frontis + 11 other plates. 302 pages. Top edge is gilt, other edges untrimmed. Spine bumped and worn with small splits to cloth. Corners bumped and rubbed. Writing and pencil marks to front cover. Marks to rear cover. Couple of small bumps to covers. Endpapers browned. Small area of loss to bottom of front pastedown. Rear joint beginning to crack. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Erased pencil doodles to several pages and verso of some plates. Foxing and some marks including some to margins of plates. Crease to top corner of one page. Gilt edge is scratched.
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THE RIVER BANK AND OTHER STORIES FROM THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Inga Moore.
Stock no. 1506776
Published by Ted Smart. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format, pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. This edition produced for The Book People. ISBN: 0744544300. Tiny bump to lower edge of front cover. Dustwrapper ever so slightly edge worn with small label to bottom corner of rear panel.
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THE RIVER BANK AND OTHER STORIES FROM THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Inga Moore.
Stock no. 2122396
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format, pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0744544300. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.
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