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Kenneth Grahame
Folio Society Wind in the Willows Centenary Ltd. Edition Grahame / Van Sandwyk
2008. Please read the full listing & view all photos. The Folio Society - The Wind in the Willows Centenary Limited Edition By Kenneth Grahame Illustrated By Charles Van Sandwyk Special centenary edition published by The Folio Society in 2008. Limited Edition of 1,000 numbered copies, this is number 418. The original tissue paper protecting the book is still present. The book is in very good unread condition Some light wear & marks to the solander box - Please view all close up photos The book is handbound in quarter vellum, blocked on the spine in 22-carat gold, with vellum tips and paper sides blocked in three shades of metallic foil. Each copy contains a limitation spread with a tipped-in etching, hand-printed under the artist's supervision and signed by him with the limitation number. New illustrations have been created by Charles van Sandwyk, and the book now contains 16 colour plates, all tipped in by hand, with gold edges and exquisite gold borders. Forty new pen-and-ink drawings have been added, including chapter heads and tails, as well as many hand-drawn captions. The newly designed endpapers showing an architectural plan of Toad Hall have been printed by letterpress. Gilded top edge. Presented in the publisher's original cloth-bound solander box with gilt lettered title label. I am happy to TRY and answer any questions The photographs form part of the description, so please view all photosgraphs for condition I have tried to photograph the items as well as possible but please contact me if you wish to see something I have not shown Please note we only accept Payp … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: mabelsofferings [London, United Kingdom]
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