Lot 57: GRAHAME, KENNETH. THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS, 1913, ILLUSTRATED BY PAUL BRANSOM (1 VOL.)
October 20, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 8vo (190 x 145mm.), seventh edition, 10 coloured plates and title-page vignette by Paul Bransom and one black and white plate by Graham Robertson, original green cloth lettered in gilt with illustration in black and green by Bransom on upper cover, top edge gilt, pictorial front endpapers, DUST-JACKET, ownership inscription (in pencil), browning to endpapers, loss to corner of front free endpaper, binding bumped at extremities, dust-jacket slightly frayed at extremities
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
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