The Wind in the Willows, 1st edn 1908 Esprit (Kenneth Grahame)
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|This Esprit ReproJacket shows the beautiful gilt-stamped boards of the very first edition of this famous book. The cover illustrations are presumed to be by Graham Robertson, who provided the frontispiece entitled And a River went out of Eden.
Also included are a contemporary review and a photograph of the author on the back flap. The front flap shows the price of the 1st issue, six shillings; it was increased to seven and sixpence for the 2nd issue!
ReproJacket #122-A-1 Esprit, size 196.8x444mm.