The Wind In The Willows..
Bound in original green cloth, gilt, with block of same vignette on front board. Deckled edges. A little wear to extremities and scattered light foxing of margin, but otherwise a very good copy. Signature on first free endpaper.
Methuen and Co. Ltd. 36 Essex Street W.C.,
Illustrated by paul bransom. seventh edition.
FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION THUS. 8vo. 6.25 x 7.5 inches. vi + 302 pp.
Illustrated by 11 plates, including frontispiece and 10 in colour and by title page vignette. Pictorial front endpaper.
The Wind in the Willows was first published by Methuen in 1908. and this is the seventh edition but the first to be illustrated by Paul Bransom (1885-1979), US painter and animal illustrator.
[Stock No. 25149]