The Wind in the Willows. Scribners, October 1908, First American Edition, Original Covers and Specially Made clamshell box .


Author: GRAHAME, Kenneth
Illustrator: Frontispiece by Graham Robertson with Tissue Guard
Edition: First Edition
Price: £600




Description:

Published in 1908 by SCRIBNERS, in New York.
Seller notes: First American edition (Published Oct. 1908). BINDING: Original Green cloth, with gilt rule and lettering & top edges gilt. Housed in a specially made clamshell box with vellum spine and foredges, autumn leaves covers and a beautiful coloured (possibly original) illustration, glazed and mounted to upper cover; and with a slipcase. CONDITION: Spine of book and box faded; inner hinges cracked (but holding firm); foxing to endpapers, frontis & title page; otherwise vg.



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