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    Kenneth Grahame. The Wind in the Willows. London: Methuen and Co., [1908]. First edition. Small octavo (7.5 x 4.75 inches; 190 x 120 mm.). [8], 302, [1, blank], [1, printer's imprint] pages. With frontispiece and original tissue guard. Publisher's full blue cloth, front board and spine decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine lightly sunned; minor edgewear to spine and boards; joints rubbed; some foxing to endleaves; rear hinge repaired. Near fine. Housed in later cloth clamshell case. A lovely copy of one of the most beloved children's books of the twentieth century. From the James C. Seacrest Collection.

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    March, 2018
    7th Wednesday
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