Kenneth Grahame. The Wind in the Willows. London: Methuen and Co., [1960]. With illustrations by Arthur Rackham; Introduction by A. A. Milne.

    Octavo. xii, 178 pages. With illustrations by Arthur Rackham; Introduction by A. A. Milne.

    Striking full green polished calf with gilt-stamped blue and red morocco labels on spine between raised bands. Spine and front cover decorated with gilt characters from the book. Floral-patterned inner dentelles and all edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Stamped "Bound by Bayntun-Rivière, Bath, England" on verso of first free endpaper. An exceptionally beautiful book in fine condition.

    Although this is a later reprint of the children's classic, the absolutely stunning Rivière binding makes this a worthy candidate for any library of fine bindings.

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