The Wind In The Willows Thus First Edition 1971
Kenneth Grahame The Wind In The Willows is the first edition book with colour illustrations by E.H. Shepard is for sale. This rare and collectable edition of The Wind in the Willows is the first time that this book contains colour illustrations by E.H. Shepard and thus is a first edition. This edition of The Wind In The Willows was published by Methuen Children’s Books Ltd in 1971. The book measures 6.75 x 9.50 inches (approximately) and comes with the original dust jacket. The dust jacket is in Near Fine condition being exceptionally clean and crisp but with the price neatly clipped from the front flap. The original brown binding with gilt lettering to the spine is in Near Fine condition with very minor bumps to the top and bottom of the spine, and minute corner knocks. There are 261 numbered pages with stunning double-page colour illustrations to the front and rear endpapers, and fabulous Wind In The Willows illustrations throughout the book. The pages are in Fine condition.