Antiquarian Auctions

US Auction #2 begins on 28 May 2020

SA Auction #82 begins on 07 May 2020

Grahame (Kenneth)

THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

Illustrations by Arthur Rackham. Introduction by A.A. Milne.

Published: Methuen Children's Books, London, 1972

Edition: Reprint

Lot closed

Sold for: Register or Sign In to find out

Bids: 6

Visits: 99

Have a similar item to sell? Contact Us with the details.

How it works

Register

From the verso: originally published in 1908 and first published in this form in 1951. Reprinted 11 times, this impression in 1972.

178 pages, colour frontispiece, finely bound in full green calf gilt by Bayntun's of Bath. Marbled endpapers with gilt dentelles on front and back paste-down endpapers. Gilt illustration on front cover, decorated spine with raised bands and title gilt, gilt edges. Very light foxing on front free endpapers and frontispiece. A very good copy.

An explanatory leaflet by George Bayntun is included on how to extend the life of this book, if treated with care.

  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Size: 4to ( 230 x150mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Paul Mills
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: africana@clarkes.co.za
  • Telephone: 021 794 0600
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Visa & Mastercard and Bank transfers
  • Trade Associations: ABA - ILAB, SABDA


© 2020 Paul Mills trading as AntiquarianAuctions.com. All rights reserved. Use of this website is regulated by our website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.